Join us this Thursday (MDCL 2230, 3:30pm) for a discussion of the importance of growing human associated bacteria in culture. Dr. Michael Surette (a faculty member here at McMaster) will talk about culturing methods and present the following paper which just appeared in the online journal mBio: Directed Culturing of Microorganisms Using Metatranscriptomics (Bomar et al., 2011).
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