Latest Spore Stories
Microbes could be threatening our cultural heritage by degrading historic cinematographic film and even preventing some valuable footage to be archived at all.
Rice researchers find first to starve in slime mold thrive at others' expense.
Bacterial spores, the most resistant organisms on earth, carry an extra coating of protection previously undetected, a team of microbiologists reports in the latest issue of the journal Current Biology.
Of all the things that might control the onset of disease epidemics in Michigan lakes, the shape of the lakes' bottoms might seem unlikely.
Mold and mildew may be doomed.
Researchers fail to find that TB cells form spores and go dormant.
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Got food poisoning? The cause might be bacterial spores, en extremely hardy survival form of bacteria, a nightmare for health care and the food industry and an enigma for scientists.
What do spore-launching mushrooms have in common with highly water-repellant surfaces?
Researchers demonstrate how genetic mutations and natural variations combine to produce twin spores in bacteria that normally produce only singletons.
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