A confocal microscopy image of villi in the small intestine shows cell nuclei in blue and absorbed dietary fat in red.
GCB News

Microbes Help Orchestrate How the Gut Uses its Genes

Mice without microbes rely on an entirely different set of genes to digest fat

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Fluorescently labeled E. coli growing in droplets from h 0 to h 9. We facilitated imaging by overloading E. coli (i.e., most droplets were initially loaded with more than one E. coli cell).
June 30, 2020

Wait for it…MicDrop

New platform quickly analyzes bacterial strains in the microbiome

By Alissa Kocer