August 25, 2015

A community of soil bacteria
saves plants from root rot

Without a protective mix of root bacteria, wild tobacco plants lose the fight against sudden wilt disease (Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, August 2015) more »


August 18, 2015

Linking molecules to microbes

Researchers visualize antibiotic substances and their bacterial producers simultaneously (The ISME Journal, July 2015) more »


July 9, 2015

Deceptive flowers

How flowers use scent and nectar to manipulate pollinators and herbivores (eLife, July 2015) more »


June 24, 2015

The secret weapons of cabbages:
Overcome by butterfly coevolution

Researchers reveal the mechanisms of the arms-race between butterflies and plants (Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, June 2015) more »