21. 04. 14
Age makes them fitter
Have you heard that microbes can adapt to their environment very fast? Probably yes… and it has been scientifically proved. See below to figure out how!
See below to figure it out! Back in 1988, evolutionary biologist Richard Lenski, then assistant at the University of California, introduced an E. coli strain into a new environment and observed what happened. However, he wanted to keep finding things out, as he wanted to figure out how E.coli would evolve with time.
He placed the same strain into 12 different flasks with the same medium and waited a year and 2,000 E. coli generations in order to observe how adaptation took place. This was acknowledged as a “long-term” experiment and he published preliminary results with his colleagues.
The Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre will host the largest health fair and conference in the Middle East. Laboratorios CONDA will be present from 25 to 28 January,...
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