Venter's plan is to use bacteria to brew fuel, much like we brew beer today.
Bacteria can process toxic wastes and oil spills into harmless biodegradable materials.
The airborne bacteria infected all of the people on the trip.
They surround individual bacteria, absorb them into their substance, and ultimately destroy them by digestion.
Many bacteria are known which are capable of denitrification, some of them being abundant in fresh dung and upon old straw.
At the same time in Germany, Robert Koch identified the bacteria that caused tuberculosis and the one that caused cholera.
Pasteur first formulated the idea that bacteria are responsible for the diseases of fermented liquids; the corollary of this was a demand for pure yeast.
The bacteria, in most cases, have no definite nucleus or central body.
In the first stage the ammonium compounds are oxidized to nitrites by the agency of very minute motile bacteria belonging to the genus Nitrosomonas.