May 20, 2004
Mayo Clinic researchers have found evidence for the existence of controversial “nanobacteria” — a possible new life form. The research suggested that the organisms are self-replicating in culture and could be identified with an antibody and DNA stain.
Some scientists say nanobacteria are responsible for a wide range of diseases, including calcification of the arteries.
Others say they are simply too small (50 to 500 nm) to be… read more