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Bacteriology

Weak spot in pathogenic bacteria

ClpX-ClpP protein complex could be starting point for new antibioticsCredit: Dr. Christos Gatsogiannis / MPI of Molecular Physiology Antibiotics are still the most important weapon for combatting bacterial infections. But…

Cooking food alters the microbiome

Raw vs. cooked diets have distinct effects on both mouse and human gut microbes Scientists at UC San Francisco and Harvard University have shown for the first time that cooking food fundamentally alters the microbiomes of both mice and…