A molecule found in Komodo dragon blood can destroy infection-causing bacteria in mice.
Acne is linked to bacteria, but it's not clear exactly how.
The life of a bacteria community is a huge balancing act.
Bacteria from locker rooms, cell phones, and shoes was sent into space.
Scientists have found that some urinary tract bacteria use a hair‑like fiber to avoid being flushed out.
Some sources have claimed that 90% of our cells are non‑human. But is that truly accurate? Cal Tech believes that estimate might be way off.
Gut bacteria not only help digest food, they also signal to our brain that we've eaten enough.
Kids are more susceptible to earaches because their middle ear—not fully developed—are more likely to clog up with fluid.
Brain cells and slime bacteria draw from the same molecular bag of tricks.
Everyone contributes something unique to the world, at least when it comes to bacteria.