Subscribe to TWiM

...with iTunes:


...with Stitcher

Listen to Stitcher

...with Miro

Miro Video Player

...with web-based podcatchers:



...with something else:

feed-icon-12x12-orange RSS Feed

mail-icon-16x16 Email

Get more info on other podcatchers:


This Week in Microbiology

TWiM #24: This year in microbiology

Unable to embed Rapid1Pixelout audio player. Please double check that:  1)You have the latest version of Adobe Flash Player.  2)This web page does not have any fatal Javascript errors.  3)The audio-player.js file of Rapid1Pixelout has been included.

Hosts: Vincent RacanielloMichael Schmidt, and Cliff Mintz.

On episode #24 of the podcast, Vincent, Michael, and Cliff review ten compelling microbiology stories from 2011.


Please help us by taking our listener survey.

Ten Microbiology stories from 2011:

  1. Bean sprouts and E. coli O104H4 (TWiM 9, 20)

  2. H. pylori and asthma (TWiM 11)

  3. Airborne H5N1 influenza (TWiV 159)

  4. The microbiome (TWiM 2, 15, 19)

  5. Synthetic biology (TWiM 12)

  6. Probiotics (TWiM 24)

  7. Symbiosis (TWiM 8, 10, 17, 21)

  8. Turning E. coli into a pathogen (TWiM 18)

  9. Mammalian endothermy restricts fungi (TWiM 16)

  10. Microbiology 911 (TWiM 22)

Right click to download TWiM #24 (57.5 MB, .mp3, 79 minutes).

Subscribe to TWiM (free) on iTunesZune Marketplace, via RSS feed, by email or listen on your mobile device with the Microbeworld app.

Links for this episode:

Send your microbiology questions and comments (email or mp3 file) to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , or call them in to 908-312-0760. You can also post articles that you would like us to discuss at and tag them with twim.


Comments (0)

Collections (0)

American Society for Microbiology
2012 1752 N Street, N.W. • Washington, DC 20036-2904 • (202) 737-3600
American Society For Microbiology © 2014   |   Privacy Policy   |   Terms of Use