Microbe Talk: MicroNews September

Posted on September 30, 2019   by Microbiology Society

MicroNews is the sister series of our podcast Microbe Talk, where we discuss some of the times microbiology has been in the news during the past month. In this episode, Laura and Matt discuss superbug sniffer dogs, koalas with chlamydia and valley fever.

MicroNews September

 

Links to the news stories discussed during this episode can be found below: 

'Carnivorous' micro-organisms
HPV vaccine
Saving koalas at the University of Nottingham
Common cold stopped by experimental approach
Climate change could increase spread of valley fever
Sniffing out superbugs
Zombie fungus ant