BacterioFiles
BacterioFiles
Aug 6, 2018
BacterioFiles 350 - Microbes Mysteriously Make Methane
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This episode: A version of the microbial enzyme that fixes nitrogen can also convert carbon dioxide to methane!

Download Episode (11.8 MB, 12.9 minutes) Show notes: Microbe of the episode: Human mastadenovirus D Journal Paper: Zheng Y, Harris DF, Yu Z, Fu Y, Poudel S, Ledbetter RN, Fixen KR, Yang Z-Y, Boyd ES, Lidstrom ME, Seefeldt LC, Harwood CS. 2018. A pathway for biological methane production using bacterial iron-only nitrogenase. Nat Microbiol 3:281–286.

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