It could prove a valuable alternative to the way TB is currently being treated.
As the cells are much more robust and self-sufficient than previous ‘models’, they can be employed even in less-than-ideal or changing conditions.
Slather me in it!
Popping pimples can be very tempting, but this is considered a bad idea by most dermatologists.
Another uphill battle against bacterial infections.
The findings go against commonly-held wisdom today.
If you can’t beat them — infect them!
Don’t use kitchen towels for more than one purpose.
There’s an arms race going between us and bacteria. We seem to be losing — badly.
‘These things are everywhere,’ said one researcher.
Use paper towels instead.
If there’s something strange in your neighborhood, who you gonna call? It better be the CDC.
This is essentially a new life form with both modern and ‘primordial’ traits.
No multiplayer-evolution any longer, pleasethankyou!
Surprisingly, these bacteria survived through “random chance”.
It’s a pretty metal solution.
Digging gold from dirt.
If there are any, aliens should be less conspicuous and charismatic-looking than most people think.
It’s not every day you meet someone who poops solid gold — but today is one such day.
The plan is to use them to find tumors and other places of interest.