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Climate Change Broadly Increases Infectious Disease Risks

Climate change could prove damaging to individual plant and animal species, to complex ecosystems, and of course to humans

Shannon Weiman

After Horizontal Gene Transfers, Metabolic Pathways May Need Further Optimization

Effective use of a horizontally transferred pathway can require co-evolutionary changes in the host or pathway

Joshua K. Michener and Christopher J. Marx

Encouraging Microbiology Students To Think Like Scientists

Instead of urging students to memorize new materials, teach them to understand concepts fully and then put them to use

Erica Suchman