Congratulations to Thea Brennan-Krohn for passing her ABMM exam and becoming a diplomate of the American Board of Medical Microbiology
The full title of the blog is: "Microbial Menagerie, Exploring the Microbial World Around Us." Recent posts discucss Helicobacter pylori, microbes found in indoor environements, and the microbiology of sourdough!
Also see the latest post on plasmid-mediated colistin resistance.
Postdoctoral fellow, Jennifer Tsang, discusses advances in defining the minimal bacterial genome in Post Doc Journal
Her article is titled "Shrinking the Bacterial Genome".
Postdoctoral fellow, Jennifer Tsang, publishes a commentary titled "Horizontal Gene Transfer as a Global Mediator of Antimicrobial Resistance" In Post Doc Journal. In the review, she discusses recent evidence for marine environments as a reservoir for antimicrobial resistance genes and a One Health concept of antimicrobial resistance.
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