Researchers want to block HIV with a 'therapeutic' virus
This could finally lead to a functional vaccine.
Gene editing can end disease and fight global famine
And also give us unicorns.
Nanoflowers can detect bacteria before they make you sick
The particles can spot even tiny amounts of E. coli.
ICYMI: Smashing bacteria, high-jumping roboroaches and more
Who's up for some IRL Pong?
Scientists redesign the tree of life to add a thousand species
Apparently, it's bacteria's world, and we're just living in it.
Programming language makes circuits out of bacteria
It's now easy to write DNA that does your bidding.
Human-made bacteria has the tiniest genome ever
This artificial lifeform has a mere 473 genes.
Microrobots use the power of bacteria to avoid obstacles
The tiny machines can detect and move around objects on their own.
Light-triggered nanoparticles kill drug-resistant bacteria
The threat of 'superbugs' may be cured by something very, very small.