From Iron Oxides to Infections


  • Dianne K. Newman Prof.

    1. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Departments of Biology and Earth and Planetary Sciences, 77 Massachusetts Ave. 68-380, Cambridge, MA 02139-4307 (USA), Fax: (+1) 617-324-2770
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  • A slightly longer version of this article was published in Geobiology 2008, 6, 196–200.1


Cellular electron transfer under diverse anaerobic conditions is a primary topic of research conducted by the Newman group. In this Viewpoint, a summary is given of how a geobiological approach has been used to investigate these processes.

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