Tag: Radboud University

cell culture contamination

Dutch Cell Culture Contamination Renders Six-decades Worth of Studies False

A very recent study suggests that thousands of published scientific studies could be invalid because of contaminated cells. According to researchers from the Radboud University in the Netherlands, over 30,000 scientific studies that have been...
wastewater treatment

Wastewater Treatment Aided by Hungry Microbes

Microbiologists have long suspected that the methane and iron "eating" Archaea bacteria must exist, but previously had no concrete evidence. Now, researchers have discovered an archaea bacterium that converts methane into carbon dioxide with the help...