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Leslie Day ENIGMA undergrad Honorable mention for poster Mizzou Life Sciences Week 2018

Leslie, a Senior in Biochemistry working in the … [Read more...]

Parts-Based Strategy Speeds Up Gene Function Annotation

Hualan Liu an ENIGMA Researcher in Adam … [Read more...]

Most Free-Living Bacteria Likely Make All 20 Amino Acids

ENIGMA researchers at Lawrence Berkeley Lab and … [Read more...]

Rapidly Moving New Bacteria to Model Organism Status

ENIGMA researchers describe our proposed workflow … [Read more...]

Key Cellular Components Persist in Bacteria Although Response to Salt Stress Changes

ENIGMA researchers at University of Oklahoma, … [Read more...]

New ENIGMA Study Finds Anaerobic Nitrate-Reducing Conditions Influence Metal Toxicity

Prior observations of chromium (Cr[VI]) and … [Read more...]

Memory response and groundwater movement is relative to microbial communities and geochemistry

Hydraulic conductivity and effective porosity are … [Read more...]

PaperBLAST: A Text Mining Tool Find Publications About A Protein Or Its Homologs

ENIGMA researchers are excited to announce a new … [Read more...]

Rare environmental isolates found at ENIGMA field site

ENIGMA researcher Romy Chakraborty announced today … [Read more...]

Robustness of a model microbial community emerges from population structure among single cells of a clonal population

Robustness of a model microbial community emerges … [Read more...]

ENIGMA Researchers Uncover Factors in Microbial Community Collapse

Serdar Turkarslan, a Senior Research Scientist at … [Read more...]

Complete genome sequence of Pseudomonas stutzeri strain RCH2

Dr Chakraborty and a team of ENIGMA researchers … [Read more...]

Temporal Dynamics of In-Field Bioreactor Populations Reflect the Groundwater System and Respond Predictably to Perturbation

  A collaboration of researchers at … [Read more...]

Predicting metabolic properties using dynamic substrate preference

Exometabolomic profiling was used to examine the … [Read more...]

Metabolizing Data in the Cloud

ENIGMA researchers at Scripps Research Institute … [Read more...]

Uranium binding complex a potential tool for environmental sequestration of uranium

Widespread uranium contamination from industrial … [Read more...]

Rapid Detection of Microbial Cell Abundance in Aquatic Systems

ENIGMA post doctoral fellow developed the … [Read more...]

Digital Droplet Multiple Displacement Amplification

The ddMDA technique enabled significantly lower … [Read more...]

Nitrite Reduction Assay for Whole Pseudomonas Cells

ENIGMA researchers  at University of Georgia … [Read more...]

Stable protein interactome of the model sulfate reducing bacterium Desulfovibrio vulgaris Hildenborough

First demonstration of a highly accurate, … [Read more...]

Preferential oxidation of microbial-mediated reduced sulfur by nitrate limits the in situ mobility of uranium

Reoxidation and mobilization of previously reduced … [Read more...]

Post Doc Lauren Lui profiled by Berkeley Lab for her Public Service and contribution to Women in Science

During March- Women’s History Month, Berkeley Lab … [Read more...]

Are free-living bacteria optimized by natural selection?

Free-living bacteria are usually thought to have … [Read more...]

Comparative metagenomics reveals impact of contaminants on groundwater microbiomes

Significant portions of natural groundwater … [Read more...]

Potential Role of Acetyl-CoA Synthetase (acs) and Malate Dehydrogenase (mae) in the Evolution of the Acetate Switch in Bacteria and Archaea

Elliott P. Barnhart1,2,3, Marcella A. McClure1, … [Read more...]

Differences in diversity between extraction techniques

ENIGMA researchers at University of Tennessee … [Read more...]

Jizhong Joe Zhou Recipient of DOE’s Highest Scientific Honor- The Lawrence Award

ENIGMA's Joe Jizhong Zhou, a Professor at … [Read more...]

Bacterial Communities As Precise Biosensors Of Environmental Damage

ENIGMA scientists show that DNA from natural … [Read more...]

ENIGMA researcher Michela Catena is a Fulbright Scholar this fall!

ENIGMA student Michela Catena has been selected … [Read more...]

Lara Rajeev Stars in video demonstrating DNA-affinity-purified chip (DAP-chip) method to determine gene targets for bacterial two component regulatory systems

Rajeev, L., E. G. Luning and A. Mukhopadhyay … [Read more...]

Metallomics of Two Microorganisms Featured on Metallomics Blog

Metallomics of Two Microorganisms Relevant to … [Read more...]

Adam Arkin Recipient of DOE’s Highest Scientific Honor- The Lawrence Award

"Adam Arkin, director of Berkeley Lab’s Physical … [Read more...]

Andrea Rocha Featured Post Doc at ORAU

Since May 2012, Rocha has been a participant in … [Read more...]

Environmental Microbiology Team Demonstrate the Importance and Dynamic Behavior of Stochastic Processes in Controlling the Succession of Microbial Communities

One of the ENIGMA goals is to map genotypes to … [Read more...]

Montana State Team Overcomes Challenges, Proves That Microbes Swim to Hydrogen Gas

Knowledge of taxis (directed swimming) in the … [Read more...]

Terry Hazen Inducted as AAAS Fellow

Please join me in congratulating our very own … [Read more...]

Publication Citation Report and Top Ten Highly Cited

Citation analysis performed June 13, 2013 at Web … [Read more...]

Indirect and Suboptimal Control of Gene Expression is Widespread in Bacteria

It is generally thought that bacteria regulate … [Read more...]

Metabolic Footprinting of Mutant Libraries to Map Metabolite Utilization to Genotype

The discrepancy between the pace of sequencing and … [Read more...]

Genome Announcement of Pelosinus fermentans

Pelosinus fermentans JBW45 is an anaerobic, … [Read more...]

Community Leadership! Steve Brown

ENIGMA's Steve Brown in ASM leadership … [Read more...]

Metallochaperones Regulate Intracellular Copper Levels

Copper (Cu) is an important enzyme co-factor that … [Read more...]

David Stahl Elected to National Academy of Engineering

Congratulations to ENIGMA's David Stahl on this … [Read more...]

Liquid Chromatography Quadrupole Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometry Characterization of Metabolites Guided by the METLIN Database

Untargeted metabolomics provides a comprehensive … [Read more...]

A Large-Scale Evaluation of Computational Protein Function Prediction

Automated annotation of protein function is … [Read more...]

ENIGMA Metabolic Footprinting Publication Recommended by Faculty of 1000

The discrepancy between the pace of sequencing and … [Read more...]

Metabolomics: Sifting Through Complex Samples

Review article of advances in Metabolomics about … [Read more...]