How salmonella bacteria spread in humans

October 1st, 2010 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 01 (ANI): How salmonella bacteria, a common cause of food poisoning, efficiently spread in people has been explained by National Institutes of Health scientists.In a study researchers describe finding a ... Read more...

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Fern gene that helps clean soil of arsenic

June 11th, 2010 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 11 (IANS) Researchers have identified a gene that allows a type of fern to tolerate high levels of arsenic and hope it can help create plants that can clean up ... Read more...

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Scientists’ sneak attack disables malaria parasite

February 9th, 2009 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 9 (IANS) Researchers' sneak attack disabled the digestive apparatus of malaria parasite and caused it to die, a breakthrough that would open up new ways of targeting the microbe which ... Read more...

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Oz scientists make breakthrough in malaria treatment

February 4th, 2009 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 04 (ANI): Australian scientists have made a major breakthrough in the global fight against malaria.Monash University researchers have been able to deactivate the final stage of the malaria parasite''s ... Read more...

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