A new discovery about a common and potentially deadly bacterium could one day pave the way for new, needed antibiotics.
Basic Science and Laboratory Research
Serotonin may motivate fruit flies to search for protein-rich foods. This, in turn, may explain something about how food affects longevity.
A new journal article explains how crowdsourcing platforms, such as Amazon Mechanical Turk, can help find research subjects, even from rare populations.
The presence of bacteria in an unexpected place suggests that a vicious cycle of inflammation and microbiome disruption may influence illnesses such as sepsis and acute lung failure.