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India, US to take health, education cooperation forward, says envoy

November 30th, 2009 - 7:20 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.30 (ANI): The United States and India are confident about taking bilateral cooperation in the fields of health and education forward, said US Ambassador to India Timothy Roemer."President Obama and ... Read more...

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Breakthrough study may lead to new ways to battle C-Diff superbug

March 2nd, 2009 - 3:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 2 (ANI): Scientists have achieved a major breakthrough that may pave the way for new approaches to combat superbug Clostridium difficile (C-diff), a spore-forming bacterium that was discovered in ... Read more...

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Little-known intestinal bacterium may be emerging as next deadly superbug

September 16th, 2008 - 12:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 12 (ANI): A virulent strain of the common intestinal bacterium Clostridium difficile (C-diff) is emerging as a deadly superbug, warn physicians. Doctors at Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of ... Read more...

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