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Pump that bacteria use to resist drugs described

February 27th, 2011 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 27 (ANI): Scientists have identified and described two parts of the three-part system that pumps toxins from bacteria and allows them to resist antibiotics.The paper, led by Edward Yu of ... Read more...

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Scientists discover pumps that allow bacteria to resist drugs

September 24th, 2010 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 24 (ANI): Iowa State University and the Ames Laboratory researchers have discovered the crystal structures of pumps that remove heavy metal toxins from bacteria, making them resistant to antibiotics.It ... Read more...

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Metal contaminants found in table wines

October 30th, 2008 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 30 (IANS) If you believe drinking wine is healthy, think again. A new study by British scientists shows most table wines have high levels of metal contaminants.Researchers at Kingston University, ... Read more...

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Novel sensor system to improve detection of lead, heavy metals developed

February 13th, 2008 - 6:29 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 13 (ANI): Researcher at the Department of Energy's Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) has developed a new rapid, portable and inexpensive detection system to identify personal exposure to toxic lead ... Read more...

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