Immune protein orchestrates daily rhythm of squid-bacteria symbiotic relationship

A 63x magnification image showing the 4-week-old light organ during the day showing EsMIF (magenta) surrounding the crypt spaces. Host DNA is labeled in blue and the bacteria are labeled in green. Credit: Eric Koch Nearly every organism hosts a collection of symbiotic microbes—a microbiome. It is now recognized that microbiomes are major drivers of […]