Microbial Minutes: HPV Vaccine Efficacy, Rhino Fertility, and mcr-1 E. coli Edition.

April 9, 2019

What's hot in the microbial sciences? ASM summarizes microbiology news and reports in Microbial Minutes, a biweekly news roundup. Watch the YouTube session for summaries and major findings, and read the reports and news coverage for yourself below. What should we highlight next time? Leave a suggestion in our comments section!
 
Palmer T. et al. Prevalence of Cervical Disease at Age 20 After Immunization with Bivalent HPV Vaccine at Age 12-13 in Scotland: Retrospective Population Study. British Medical Journal. April 3 2019.
 
Williams C.L. Gut Microbiota and Phytoestrogen-Associated Infertility in Southern White Rhinoceros. mBio. April 9 2019.

 
Macesic N. et al. Escherichia coli Harboring mcr-1 in a Cluster of Liver Transplant Recipients: Detection through Active Surveillance and Whole Genome Sequencing. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. April 8 2019.

Author: Julie Wolf

Julie Wolf
Dr. Julie Wolf is in science communications at Indie Bio, and was a former ASM employee. Follow Julie on Twitter for more ASM and microbiology highlights at @JulieMarieWolf.