High pressure: Bacteria survive inside diamond anvil

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This is a summary of a research paper describing experiments conducted to study bacterial survival at extremely high pressure. This web article published by the Genome News Network is a review of the original publication found in Science magazine. A link to the original publication is found at the end of the article.

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Subject: Biology:Microbiology, Microbiology:Methods of Microbiology
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Scientific Resources
Grade Level: Graduate/Professional, College Lower (13-14), College Upper (15-16)
Extreme Environments: High Pressure
Topics: Biosphere:Methods of Microbiology, Microbiology