Microbial Minutes: RNA Synthesis and AFM Surveillance Edition

Oct. 10, 2019

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!
 
Becker S. et al. Unified Prebiotically Plausible Synthesis of Pyrimidine and Purine RNA Ribonucleotides. Science. Oct 4 2019.

Ayers T. et al. Acute Flaccid Myelitis in the United States: 2015-2017. Pediatrics. October 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.