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2010-05-14 11:39:49

Members of a population of identical cells often "choose" different fates, even though they exist in identical conditions.

2009-10-05 06:10:00

Researchers have developed a new method for studying bacterial swimming, one that allows them to trap Escherichia coli bacteria and modify the microbes' environment without hindering the way they move.

2009-10-04 15:30:13

Professors at the University of Illinois in Champaign say they have discovered a way to better study the bacterial swimming of E.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.