|The bacteria that turns water into ice|
Meet Pseudomonas syringae, a bacterium that causes disease in plants and helps make snow machines work. It all has to do with ice nucleation — the process that forms ice crystals in the atmosphere and, thus, snow. You probably know that raindrops and ...
Boing Boing - Mon, 24 Feb 2014 09:15
|Whoa, Watch Bacteria Instantly Turn Water Into Ice|
Gizmodo Australia - Mon, 24 Feb 2014 21:16
|Using bacteria it's possible to freeze water into ice|
The Periscope Post - Tue, 25 Feb 2014 02:41
|Mangotoxin production of Pseudomonas syringae pv. syringae is regulated by ...|
Mangotoxin production of Pseudomonas syringae pv. syringae is regulated by MgoA. The antimetabolite mangotoxin is a key factor in virulence of Pseudomonas syringae pv. syringae strains which cause apical necrosis of mango trees. Previous studies ...
7thSpace Interactive (press release) - Fri, 21 Feb 2014 01:11
|Amazing bacterium turns water into ice (video)|
In this video, I supercool a bottle of water to approximately -6 degrees C. I then add a drop of a Pseudomonas syringae culture. This organism makes an ice nucleation protein, which allows the supercooled water to immediately change to water ice ...
DigitalJournal.com - Sun, 02 Mar 2014 07:50
|Rapid bioassay to measure early reactive oxygen species production in ...|
Arabidopsis thaliana and Pseudomonas syringae pathovar tomato (Pto) provide an excellent plant-bacteria model system to study innate immunity. During pattern-triggered immunity (PTI), cognate host receptors perceive pathogen-associated molecular ...
7thSpace Interactive (press release) - Wed, 26 Feb 2014 13:45
|Disease changes Seeka strategy|
Local kiwifruit growers have been struggling with the outbreak of Pseudomonas syringae PV actinidiae since 2010. It has infected about 40 per cent of the nation's orchards, with gold fruit varieties hardest hit. The sale of Opac is part of Seeka's post ...
MSN NZ News - Sun, 09 Mar 2014 19:26
|New Software Offers Improved Approach for Reconstructing Phylogenetic Trees|
They also used real bacterial sequences to demonstrate the efficacy of the method using strains from organisms such as Escherichia coli and Pseudomonas syringae. Their results — which are described in detail in the paper — showed that REALPHY ...
GenomeWeb - Fri, 07 Mar 2014 07:52
|Italy: Kiwifruit bacteriosis expected to spread worldwide|
After some results were presented during last year's first international Pseudomonas syringae pv. actinidiae (PSA) convention in New Zealand, further results were presented in the latest issue of the Rivista di Frutticoltura in the Actinidia dossier ...
FreshPlaza - Thu, 20 Feb 2014 00:29
|Il batterio che ha vinto le Olimpiadi|
Lo Pseudomonas syringae è un batterio che predilige le temperature miti, ma che mostra poteri interessanti quando deve fronteggiare il freddo. Produce infatti una proteina capace di provocare la glaciazione dell'acqua a temperature più alte del normale ...
Giornalettismo - Wed, 26 Feb 2014 05:07