Stories with the tag: Microbiology
PNNL scientists have developed a system to convert methane into an energy-rich substance that can be used as the basis for biofuels and even feed for cows that create the gas in the first place.
Release Date: 4/11/2017
Erin Baker was honored today with the 'Rising Star' award at the national meeting of the American Chemical Society in San Francisco.
Release Date: 4/3/2017
Scientists have learned more about how molds become cellular factories that can synthesize a range of diverse products.
Release Date: 3/23/2017
PNNL scientists recently gave a crash course on soil to young children at a local elementary school, dishing up the dirt on soil.
Release Date: 3/16/2017
Patients with inflammatory bowel disease are more likely to see dramatic shifts in the make-up of the community of microbes in their gut than healthy people, according to a study published online in Nature Microbiology.
Release Date: 2/13/2017
Vitamin B12 wields great power, shaping microbial communities that affect energy and food production and many other processes.
Release Date: 1/30/2017
Oil spills could be cleaned up in the icy, rough waters of the Arctic with a chemically modified sawdust material that absorbs up to five times its weight in oil and stays afloat for at least four months.
Release Date: 12/12/2016
PNNL scientists will discuss their research on more than 100 topics at the annual meeting of the American Geophysical Union in San Francisco next week.
Release Date: 12/8/2016
PNNL is supporting today's announcement by the White House about efforts related to soil sustainability by sponsoring research projects through two research initiatives.
Release Date: 12/5/2016
Warming temperatures will contribute to the release of carbon into the atmosphere, according to research published today in Nature.
Release Date: 12/1/2016