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Good Bugs, Bad Bugs: Fun Kids Guide to Microbiology

Dive into the exciting world of Microbiology, narrated by one nice, helpful microbe called Benny and one not very nice germ called Mal. In this episode they introduce us to some of their microbe friends! Podcast Episode 1 (10 December … Continue reading

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Needle in a haystack – finding the information you need

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Principles of Molecular Virology – Now in Chinese!

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Microbiology Twitter Journal Club #microtwjc – tonight, 8pm BST

twitter.com/search/%23microtwjc Read: Bats host major mammalian paramyxoviruses. (2012) Nature Communications 3, Article number: 796 doi:10.1038/ncomms1796 The large virus family Paramyxoviridae includes some of the most significant human and livestock viruses, such as measles-, distemper-, mumps-, parainfluenza-, Newcastle disease-, respiratory syncytial … Continue reading

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A reminder about #microtwjc

Microbiology Twitter journal club tonight, 8pm UK time: Read the paper: A draft genome of Yersinia pestis from victims of the Black Death. Be on Twitter at 8pm UK time tonight. Join in the conversation via the hashtag: #microtwjc

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Microbiology Twitter Journal Club roundup #microtwjc

I promised I would write about the first Microbiology Twitter Journal Club (#microtwjc), held yesterday, so here it is. Click through the images below for larger versions. As ever, I am grateful for the invaluable help of Martin Hawksey.   … Continue reading

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NEW: Free online microbiology journal club #microtwjc

A new online microbiology journal club will take place on alternate Tuesdays at 8pm UK Time (GMT+1) and aims to cover topics across the whole spectrum of microbiology. The first paper (for 8th May) is: Peptidoglycan-Modifying Enzyme Pgp1 Is Required … Continue reading

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Social Media in Microbiology Education

A talk given at the Annual Meeting of the Dutch Society for Microbiology, 17th April 2012: Social Media in Microbiology Education A.J. Cann Tweet

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Principles of Molecular Virology

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