TWiM #161: Eros, a bacterial aphrodisiac
Published September 21, 2017
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    From the TWiM team, a discussion of Hurricane Harvey microbiology, and a bacterial enzyme that induces eukaryotic mating.


    Vincent Racaniello, Michael Schmidt, Michele Swanson and Elio Schaechter.

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