I am currently on an academic sabbatical at the Mediterranean Institute for Advances Studies (IMEDEA) on the beautiful island of Mallorca (Spain). Here I will work in the coming months with Iris Hendriks and Ramon Rossello-Mora on nitrogen fixation associated with the green alga Caulpera.

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Today a new publication of Guillaume Borrel and others entitled ‘Wide diversity of methane and short-chain alkane metabolisms in uncultured archaea’ was published in the journal Nature Microbiology. Go to READ MORE and click on https://rdcu.be/bpp5X to read the paper and the blog about the paper.

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Today a new publication of Tom Berben and others entitled ‘Diversity and distribution of sulfur oxidation-related genes in Thioalkalivibrio, a genus of chemolithoautotrophic and haloalkaliphilic sulfur-oxidizing bacteria ‘ was published in the journal Frontiers in Microbiology. Go to READ MORE and click on https://doi.org/10.3389/fmicb.2019.00160

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Today a new publication of Tania Aires and others entitled ‘Seaweed loads cause stronger bacterial community shifts in coastal lagoons sediments than nutrient loads’ was published in the journal Frontiers in Microbiology. Go to READ MORE and click on https://doi.org/10.3389/fmicb.2018.03283 to read this article.

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Today a new publication of Charlotte Vavourakis and others entitled Metabolism and occurrence of methanogenic and sulfate-reducing syntrophic acetate oxidizing communities in haloalkaline environments was published in the journal Frontiers in Microbiology. Go to READ MORE and click on https://doi.org/10.3389/fmicb.2018.03039 to read this article.

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