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Copper effective against new E. coli strains

June 3rd, 2011 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 3 (IANS) The Escherichia coli (E-coli) outbreak in Germany shows that it is a strain seen for the first time, according to the World Health Organisation.However, the latest ... Read more...

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Restaurant dishcloths harbour dangerous bacteria: Study

September 15th, 2010 - 3:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 15 (ANI): A survey of 120 kitchens in Britain has found that dishcloths that are used in restaurants and takeaways often harbour nasty and possibly dangerous bacteria.The Health Protection ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Copper can boost fight against swine flu

July 25th, 2009 - 2:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 25 (IANS) Copper is quite effective in inhibiting the influenza A H1N1 virus commonly known as Swine flu, according to the latest study. Copper appears to have a broad spectrum in ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |