Acne Causes: When Skin Attacks
"Where there is lots of sebum, there is a fertile home for acne vulgaris, the most common form of acne."
Scientists Honor Frank Zappa, Naming Human Zit-Causing Bacterium Now Infecting Vineyards
"In a striking case of pathogen transfer involving the bacterium responsible for human acne, P. acnes, authors Campisano, et. al., report in the journal Molecular Biology and Evolution on a new type of P. acnes which exploits grapevines, dubbing it P. acnes type Zappae."
Now Wine Grapevines Get Acne, Too
"The bacteria that made your high school days a living nightmare also terrorizes the plants that help you cope with that early emotional scarring: Italian scientists say a close-relative of the bacteria that causes acne has jumped from humans to wine grapes."
Acne Bacteria Found in Grapevines Named for Zappa
"Italian researchers find a strain of bacteria that causes human acne is now embedded in grape plants, and they named it after the late composer Frank Zappa."