Lokiarchaeota: Biologists Discover ‘Missing Link’ Microorganism

A team of biologists, co-led by Dr Lionel Guy and Dr Thijs J. G. Ettema from Uppsala University in Sweden, has discovered a new group of microorganisms that represents an intermediate form in-between the simple cells of bacteria and the complex cell types of eukaryotes. In 1977, biochemist Dr Carl Woese and his colleagues at [...] —> Read More