Microbial Minutes: Fungi in C. diff Infection, Engineering Genomes

Sept. 6, 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!

 

Stewart D.B. et al. Integrated Meta-omics Reveals a Fungus-Associated Bacteriome and Distinct Functional Pathways in Clostridioides difficile Infection. mSphere. August 28 2019.
 
Wang K. et al. Programmed Chromosome Fission and Fusion Enable Precise Large-Scale Genome Rearrangement and Assembly. Science. August 30 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.