After a lot of hard years in the lab, and in close collaboration with Ines Pereira’s group at the ITQB in Portugal, we are happy to report a pair of papers describing 1) the role of DsrC in the operation of microbial sulfate reduction, and 2) the isotopic fractionation accompanying DsrAB are now in press! See "Recent Publications" on the far right column or here for details!
Professor David Johnston and David Gold - Agouron Institute Postdoctoral Fellow, MIT presenting at MIT Fall 2014 Soap Box: "Why Life Got Big:" for much of the earth's history, microbes were the only living organisms on the planet. What spurred the evolution of larger-sized and more diverse animals? (video)