Volcanic bacteria take minimalist approach to survival

4 agosto 2015

New research is helping to solve the puzzle of how bacteria are able to live in nutrient-starved environments. It is well-established that the majority of bacteria in soil ecosystems live in dormant states due to nutrient deprivation, but the metabolic strategies that enable their survival have not yet been shown.img src=»http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sciencedaily/~4/AwGLYY50cyQ» height=»1″ width=»1″ alt=»»/