New research shows that stressed med students on probiotics got better shut-eye
Microbes' fight for survival can help cancers thrive or help us treat it
Biologists are studying corals with techniques designed for humans
Scientists are discovering how microbes 'speak' with the body
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A story of failure, collaboration, and incredibly tiny medicine
A study in rural India is raising hopes for a future without antibiotics
Researchers have made a bizarre discovery involving transposons, parasitic DNA found in fish (and humans)
A microbiologist explains the latest gut science
Remember that study about the 'dangerous' bacteria hiding in your kitchen sponge? Not so fast
The cellular processes that help tumors thrive in the body are a promising new target for cancer treatments
Tinkering with the buzzing "social network" in the soil could be a new frontier for making crops grow faster and healthier.
We know the microbiome is important to health, but we're still developing the tools to understand how and why
They don't need as much oxygen as we think, and that's a big deal for climate scientists.