Category: Biotech

Better water testing, safer produce

Credit: Natalie Brassill, University of Arizona. March 20, 2019 – Salads were recently in the news–and off America’s dinner tables–when romaine lettuce was recalled nationwide....

Are there Zika reservoirs in the Americas?

Researchers first needed to know if virus could be detected in feces Credit: Courtesy Krista Milich Most emerging infectious diseases affecting people are zoonotic —...

Study finds natural selection favors cheaters

UC Riverside research focused on interaction between nitrogen-fixing bacteria and their hosts Credit: Sachs lab, UC Riverside Mutualisms, which are interactions between members of different...