Microbes

Type: Keyphrase
Name: Microbes
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 2 reports

While Antibiotics Kill Gut Microbes Used To Develop Premature Babies' Immune System, Scientists Look To A Solution

Whereas some mothers chase grubby kids down with a wet washcloth, others let them live a bit closer to the earth, less obsessed with bacteria count. Regardless of appearances, all mothers transfer microbic germs — neither seen nor heard — to their newborns, ... [Published Medical Daily - 9 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Study of Gut Microbes, Antibiotics Offers Clues to Improving Immunity in Premature Babies

Mothers give a newborn baby a gift of germs--germs that help to kick-start the infant's immune system. But antibiotics, used to fight bacterial infection, may paradoxically interrupt a newborn's own immune responses.Source: Newswise: MedNews ... [Published Infrosoft - 11 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

The SpaceX Launch is Sending Dinosaur Microbes to the ISS

-The SpaceX Dragon capsule that just left Earth for the International Space Station is carrying many an important item: a new laser communication system , coffee ( which they just ran out of! ), a planter for fresh produce , and billions and billions ... [Published Gizmodo UK - 13 hours ago]
Entities: SpaceX, Microbe, Microbes
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 2 reports

Fresh Air Weekend: 'Missing Microbes,' 'The Both,' And Mike Judge's 'Silicon Valley'

Fresh Air Weekend highlights some of the best interviews and reviews from past weeks, and new program elements specially paced for weekends. Our weekend show emphasizes interviews with writers, filmmakers, actors, and musicians, and often includes excerpts ... [Published WNYC - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

Experimental Biology [Life Lines]

I am very excited about the upcoming Experimental Biology conference that starts next weekend. I just looked through the Spring newsletter for the Comparative and Evolutionary Physiology section of the American Physiological Society . Check out the ... [Published ScienceBlogs : Combined Feed - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

Microbes in Space

It's certainly cheaper than sending a person: NASA will be sending microbes into space. Researchers at UC Davis are leading the initiative. The big idea presented here is that the study will allow us to understand how bacteria lives in microgravity, which ... [Published Big Think - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Dinosaur Microbes Are About to Face Off Against the Liberty Bell Germs in Space

Sue the T-Rex. Image: Flickr/ OnFirstWholsWhat's a surefire way to make a SpaceX launch even more exciting? Throw some dinosaur germs into the mix too. Microbes swabbed from one of our star dinosaur specimens, Sue the T-Rex, will be sent to the International ... [Published Motherboard Magazine - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

TGI Friday! Our weekly roundup of recently published research abstracts | 18 April 2014

Related Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical and Healthcare NewsFrom Emerging Microbes & Infections, 9 April 2014. The saga of XMRV: a virus that infects human cells but is not a human virus Maribel Arias and Hung Fan(*) -...Original Article: NEXT ARTICLE More ... [Published BioPortfolio - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Events In Your Past Determine Which Microbes Live On You

Trillions of microbes live in and on our body. We don’t yet fully understand how these microbial ecosystems develop or the full extent to which they influence our health. Some provide essential nutrients, while others cause disease. A new study now ... [Published Popular Science - New Technology, Science News, ... - Apr 18 2014]
Entities: Microbe, Microbes, Bacteria
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Diverse Microbes in Hunter-Gatherers’ Guts

WIKIMEDIA, ANDREAS LEDERERThe Hadza of Tanzania are a tiny community of hunter-gatherers, some of the last vestiges of Paleolithic living. A new comparative analysis, published this week (April 15) in Nature Communications, reveals some notable differences ... [Published The Scientist - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

The Gut Microbes of African Hunter-Gatherers Surprise Scientists

In Western Tanzania tribes of wandering foragers called Hadza eat a diet of roots, berries, and game. According to a new study, their guts are home to a microbial community unlike anything that’s been seen before in a modern human population — providing, ... [Published Wired: Wired Science - Apr 15 2014]
Entities: Microbes, Tanzania, Tribe
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 2 reports

Sue in Space

Microbes collected from the Field Museum's Sue the T. rex will be launched into orbit and studied on the International Space Station . ... [Published Gapers Block - Apr 14 2014]

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...newborns move from a largely sterile environment to one full of microorganisms," study leader Hitesh Deshmukh said in a hospital press release . "Animals and humans adapt to this new situation by ramping up the production of granulocytes within the first days of life."
It's the same reason why a candle flame in space looks like a weird ball, explains Russell Neches, a graduate on the Project MERCCURI team. "If you're a microbe, that means all the metabolic waste products and all of the things you breath and eat can only go around by diffusion" he said, "The mechanism of transport is very different...
Original Article: NEXT ARTICLE More From BioPortfolio on "TGI Friday! Our weekly roundup of recently published research abstracts"
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While Antibiotics Kill Gut Microbes Used To Dev... [Published Medical Daily - 9 hours ago]
Study of Gut Microbes, Antibiotics Offers Clues... [Published Infrosoft - 11 hours ago]
Study of Gut Microbes, Antibiotics Offers Clues... [Published Newswise - 12 hours ago]
The SpaceX Launch is Sending Dinosaur Microbes ... [Published Gizmodo UK - 13 hours ago]
Fresh Air Weekend: 'Missing Microbes,' 'The Bot... [Published WNYC - Apr 19 2014]
Fresh Air Weekend: 'Missing Microbes,' 'The Bot... [Published NPR - Apr 19 2014]
Experimental Biology [Life Lines] [Published ScienceBlogs : Combined Feed - Apr 19 2014]
Microbes in Space [Published Big Think - Apr 19 2014]
The SpaceX Launch Is Sending Dinosaur Microbes ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 19 2014]
The SpaceX Launch Is Sending Dinosaur Microbes ... [Published Gizmodo - Apr 18 2014]
Dinosaur Microbes Are About to Face Off Against... [Published Motherboard Magazine - Apr 18 2014]
TGI Friday! Our weekly roundup of recently publ... [Published BioPortfolio - Apr 18 2014]
Events In Your Past Determine Which Microbes Li... [Published Popular Science - New Technology, Science News, ... - Apr 18 2014]
Global Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology Outlook 2... [Published ListFree.Org - Apr 18 2014]
Did microbes cause mass extinction? [Published i24news - Apr 18 2014]
Over The Hill with Diane Armstrong for April 17... [Published Timmins Times - Apr 18 2014]
MODIS and Vector-Borne Diseases [Published Earthzine - Apr 17 2014]
Diverse Microbes in Hunter-Gatherers’ Guts [Published The Scientist - Apr 17 2014]
Microhabitats Enable Animals to Beat the Heat o... [Published Heartlander Magazine - Apr 16 2014]
CCEMC names 24 Grand Challenge winners; each aw... [Published Canadian Plant - Apr 16 2014]
Nova Southeastern University Celebrates Earth D... [Published Newswise - Apr 16 2014]
Rethink education to fuel bioeconomy, says repo... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 16 2014]
Penicillin’s combating power to be restored by ... [Published TopNews United States - Apr 16 2014]
An Up Rate for a Microbiology Education Proposed [Published New Energy and Fuel - Apr 16 2014]
The Surprising Gut Microbes of African Hunter-G... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 15 2014]
Climate Change and Emissions Management Corpora... [Published 4 Traders - Apr 15 2014]
The Gut Microbes of African Hunter-Gatherers Su... [Published Wired: Wired Science - Apr 15 2014]
Rethink education to fuel bioeconomy, says report [Published PhysOrg.com - Apr 15 2014]
Prep turf with all-natural microbial formulas [Published Green Media - Apr 15 2014]
Endemism and convergence across the mycobiome [... [Published PNAS - Apr 15 2014]
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Experimental Biology [Life Lines] [Published ScienceBlogs : Combined Feed - Apr 19 2014]
I am very excited about the upcoming Experimental Biology conference that starts next weekend. I just looked through the Spring newsletter for the Comparative and Evolutionary Physiology section of the American Physiological Society . Check out the ...
Events In Your Past Determine Which Microbes Li... [Published Popular Science - New Technology, Science News, ... - Apr 18 2014]
Trillions of microbes live in and on our body. We don’t yet fully understand how these microbial ecosystems develop or the full extent to which they influence our health. Some provide essential nutrients, while others cause disease. A new study now ...
An Up Rate for a Microbiology Education Proposed [Published New Energy and Fuel - Apr 16 2014]
Joy Doran-Peterson of the University of Georgia chaired a steering committee producing a report suggesting educators need to rethink how future microbiologists are trained. Microbes can be highly efficient, versatile and sophisticated manufacturing ...
The Gut Microbes of African Hunter-Gatherers Su... [Published Wired: Wired Science - Apr 15 2014]
In Western Tanzania tribes of wandering foragers called Hadza eat a diet of roots, berries, and game. According to a new study, their guts are home to a microbial community unlike anything that’s been seen before in a modern human population — providing, ...
Symbiotic Association: Wasps And Microbes Have ... [Published Scientific Blogging - Apr 14 2014]
Humans depend on microbes for survival. So do most animals and such symbioses can persist for millions of years. Scientists have discovered that certain wasps tightly control mother-to-offspring transmission of their bacterial symbionts. This stabilizes ...
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Microbes in Spaaaaace [Published Slate Magazine - Mar 14 2014]
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