July 18, 2016

Gut bacteria in the lung in case of sepsis or ARDS, metagenomics along a depth gradient, and microbes in peanut processing plants.

Pregnancy and birth

Screening of vulvovaginal infections during pregnancy in resource constrained settings: Implications on preterm delivery – Chaitanya Tellapragada – Journal of Infection and Public Health

Human respiratory microbiome/ Animal experiments

Enrichment of the lung microbiome with gut bacteria in sepsis and the acute respiratory distress syndrome – Robert P. Dickson

Human gut microbiome

Impact of Cranberries on Gut Microbiota and Cardiometabolic Health: Proceedings of the Cranberry Health Research Conference 2015 – Jeffrey B Blumberg – Advances in Nutrition

Review: On the pathogenesis of insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus: the role of microbiota – Elena Gianchecchi – Immunologic Research

Plant, root, and soil microbiome

Arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi induced changes in rhizosphere, essential oil and mineral nutrients uptake in dill/common bean intercropping system – W. Weisany – Annals of Applied Biology

Water and extremophile microbiome

Comparative metagenomics unveils functions and genome features of microbialite-associated communities along a depth gradient – Aurélien Saghaï – Environmental Microbiology

Comparative Analysis of Microbial Communities in Iron-Dominated Flocculent Mats in Deep Sea Hydrothermal Environments – Hiroko Makita – Applied and Environmental Microbiology

Food production microbiology

Microbiological contamination in peanut confectionery processing plants – Joyce de Almeida Carminati – Journal of Applied Microbiology

Microbes in the news

First virus-hunter in space will test DNA-decoding device – STATnews

Microbe of the month: Nanopusillus acidilobi, an archaeon found in Yellowstone National Park – Jennifer Tsang – The Microbial Menagerie

Sewage in the Saluda deserves more attention, politicians, river advocates say – Sammy Fretwell – The State

Science, publishing, and career

The 7 biggest problems facing science, according to 270 scientists – Julia Belluz – Vox

5 health and medicine issues to watch for at the GOP convention – David Nather – STATnews



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