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  • How infectious bacteria hibernate through treatment

    2018.09.12

    In a recent article in Science Signaling researchers from University of Tübingen and University of Copenhagen describes how bacteria may opt for persistence as well as resistance to antibiotics »

  • A new permafrost gas mystery

    2018.08.24

    Permafrost thaw allows biological activity in previously frozen ground, leading to a potential release of climate-relevant gases. We have heard about carbon dioxide and the potential ’methane bomb’, but what about other gases? A new study from University of Copenhagen shows that soil microorganisms play an important role. »

  • Professor Jacobus Boomsma received the Hamilton Award

    2018.08.17

    Jacobus (Koos) Boomsma received the Hamilton Award from the International Union for the Study of Social Insects (IUSSI) at the closing session of the Union’s 18th quadrennial Congress in Guarujá, Brazil on 10 August 2018. »

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