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Life Sciences => Physiology & Medicine => Topic started by: thedoc on 30/08/2011 16:24:55

Title: How can we stop lethal yeast infections?
Post by: thedoc on 30/08/2011 16:24:55
Fungal infections can be deadly, but who would have guessed that yeasts have better directional sense than many humans? Dr Alex Brand has been investigating the directional growth of yeast cells using microscopic obstacles and electric fields.
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