Under the microscope
Stories from members daily lives; more than just the science.
Using high-affinity particulate coating on copper particles as an in vivo antimicrobial agent. Coating can be an antibiotic for attraction, followed by copper interior killing the microbes. Applications: no 'drug resistance' issues arise, very potent, relatively inexpensive materials, and other potential pharmaceutical applications (pills).
Arthrobacter corchori, a new species of bacteria capable of degrading high concentrations of herbicides