Microbial Minutes: The Connections of Climate Change and Obesity with Microbes Edition
What's hot in the microbial sciences? ASM summarizes microbiology news and reports in Microbial Minutes, a weekly 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!
Peterson C. et al. T Cell-mediated Regulation of the Microbiota Protects against Obesity. Science. July 26 2019.
- Science Perspective: Immune Control of Microbiota Prevents Obesity.
- New Atlas: New Research Uncovers Compelling Link between Gut Bacteria, Obesity, and the Immune System.
Casadevall A, Kontoyiannis DP, and Robert V. On the Emergence of Candida auris: Climate Change, Azoles, Swamps, and Birds. mBio July 23 2019.
- Cavicchioli R et al. Scientists’ Warning to Humanity Microorganisms and Climate Change. Nature Reviews Microbiology. June 18 2019.
- Newsweek: Scientists Who Studied Candida auris Fungus Warn Global Warming May Lead to Diseases 'We Don't Even Know About Right Now.'