E. Peter Greenberg UW Medicine microbiologist
March 29, 2023

When UW Medicine microbiologist  E. Peter Greenberg began studying how bacteria communicate to organize themselves into communities and complete tasks, many scientific peers were incredulous.

March 29, 2023

UW Medicine scientist Pete Greenberg is honored for his studies of social activity among bacteria.

October 14, 2022

Omnipose is trained to recognize bacteria of all shapes and sizes in mixed bacterial cultures.

September 20, 2022

Cancer geneticist Mary-Claire King and sociomicrobiologist E. Peter Greenberg are among 20 scientists recognized by Clarivate.

April 28, 2022

Leading UW Medicine and Fred Hutch scientists in microbiology, biochemistry and genome sciences are among the new members.

August 13, 2021

Acquisition of specific genetic changes in virus’ cell binding mechanism may have led to massive expansion of these variants.

July 8, 2020

UW microbiologists discovered a bacterial toxin that, when engineered, is a key part of a gene editor that can make single-base changes in human mitochondria.

July 20, 2020

A single dose induced antibodies in young and old animal models. The vaccine's design has advantages of safety, cost, scalability, and storage.

February 11, 2020

Altering the gut microbiome might become a therapy for improving growth during infancy in cystic fibrosis patients

October 30, 2019

Large, mobile gene clusters protect against a type of toxic attack by rival bacteria.


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