dangerous microbes

Scientists develop novel way to fight MRSA

March 26th, 2009 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 26 (ANI): Researchers at Queen's University Belfast have developed new agents to fight MRSA and other so-called hospital superbugs that are resistant to antibiotics.The fluids are a class of ... Read more...

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New bacteria contaminates even refrigerated milk

November 17th, 2008 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 17 (IANS) A new species of microbes, isolated by scientists, can contaminate raw milk even under refrigeration. Many countries have outlawed raw milk because of its potential contamination by harmful ... Read more...

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Bacteria that can spoil raw milk even at low temperatures identified

November 17th, 2008 - 12:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 17 (ANI): University of Haifa scientists in Israel have identified a new species of bacteria that can grow at low temperatures, spoiling raw milk even when it is refrigerated.The ... Read more...

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Fruit flies glow may shed light on cancer prevention

January 15th, 2008 - 2:19 pm ICT by admin
Washington, January 15 (ANI): Scientists in the United States have discovered that a chemical signalling system an important anti-oxidant and cancer prevention pathway long recognized in people and other animals also plays ... Read more...

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