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Bacteriology

Skin bacteria could save frogs from virus

Credit: Chris Sergeant/ZSL Bacteria living on the skin of frogs could save them from a deadly virus, new research suggests. Ranavirus kills large numbers of European common frogs - the species most often seen in UK ponds - and is one of…

Coincidence or master plan?

CRC 1182 research team proposes stochastic model to explain microbiome compositionCredit: CRC 1182 All living things - from the simplest animal and plant organisms to the human body - live closely together with an enormous abundance of…