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Latest Jennifer Gardy Stories

2012-09-04 11:25:20

Reconstructing the spread of killer diseases such as tuberculosis (TB) from person to person using DNA sequencing quickly identifies the origin and movement of pathogens.

2011-05-24 07:37:52

Combining new-fangled technology of whole genome sequencing of bacteria along with social networking analysis, public health officials are now able to get a far more comprehensive picture of disease outbreaks that will better aid in tracking in addition to hindering them before they get out of hand.

2011-05-23 13:14:46

Combining the cutting-edge technology of whole genome sequencing of bacteria with social networking analysis, public health officials can get a more detailed picture of disease outbreaks that will better help track and stop them.


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.