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2022

The rare discovery of a protein function universal to bacteria and humans

2019

Microbiology professor awarded $1.9 million NIH grant

Genomic classification of lung cancers diagnosed in patients from Appalachian Kentucky

2017

Study IDs potential cell receptors to reduce antibiotic resistance

University of Tennessee faculty members elected to the American Academy of Microbiology

2016

Researchers find new way to attack gastro bug

‘Cache-ing’ in on PAS domains

Researchers develop way to better predict disease-causing mutations in human genes

Study led by UTHSC’s Robert W. Williams, PhD, establishes link between DNA and disease risk; lays groundwork for precision medicine

2013

Researchers recruit Titan to study key molecular switch that controls cell behavior

2012

One if by Land and Two if by Sea

2011

UT-ORNL research reveals aquatic bacteria more recent move to land

2010

More than half of bacteria have homing ability

Cell signaling classification system gives researchers new tool

Bacteria are more capable of complex decision-making than thought

2009

Detailed glimpse of chemoreceptor architecture in bacterial cells

2005

Poison + Water = Hydrogen. new microbial genome shows how