Like staphylococcus aureus, or escherichia coli… or candida albicans. On second thoughts, probably not candida.
But given that you are half-bacteria by cell count (yes, really), I think we owe the little guys some credit. You’ll have to forgive the apparent compassion I now have for microbiota, but anthropomorphising them is quite probably the only way to survive the current stage of this degree. So belt up, you’re in for a geeky blog post. Continue reading!