Wednesday, March 5, 2008

Flesh-Eating Bacteria Kills Utah Woman
FOXNews - 23 hours ago
They say the bacteria usually only results in a sore throat or skin rash, and nobody knows why it sometimes worsens and starts destroying flesh. ...

Study Finds Large Amounts of Bacteria in Snow
RedOrbit, TX - 28 minutes ago
A study published last week in the journal Science found that snow contains large amounts of Pseudomonas Syringae, a bacteria that can cause disease in bean ...

Dog Flu Diet and Diseases
Hearing on Poultry Waste Put on Hold
Houston Chronicle, United States - Mar 4, 2008
On Monday, a Harvard-trained expert for the state testified that bacteria levels from land application of the waste in the 1 million-acre watershed ...
Expert: bacteria in watershed 'danger' to public's health Pine Bluff Commercial
Judge's illness scraps morning hearing on poultry waste KSWO
Judge suggests he’ll treat litter as ‘solid waste’ Arkansas Democrat Gazette
Tulsa World - The Associated Press
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Nano Magnets Made By Bacteria Could One Day Target Tumours
Medical News Today, UK - 4 hours ago
A new study by scientists in the UK and France has shown it is possible to fine tune the magnetic properties of tiny "nano" magnets made by bacteria, ...

Antibiotic-resistant bacteria case probed, Hong Kong - 12 hours ago
The antibiotic-resistant bacteria are not a common infection in local hospitals and the four men have been isolated for treatment. The hospital confirmed on ...

Twin Cities Finance and Commerce
Researchers solve mystery of electricity-producing bacteria
Twin Cities Finance and Commerce, MN - 18 hours ago
by Adam Johnson Staff Writer Researchers at the University of Minnesota have discovered how some bacteria generate electricity, a finding that could lead to ...
UMM’s clean energy bonds valued at $5.6 million Morris Sun Tribune
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Scientists Feed Vitamins to Bacteria to Increase Electrical Output
DailyTech, IL - 20 hours ago
Bacteria have been a hot topic in research these days. It turns out that the little guys, oft vilified for their pathogenic brethren, can provide exciting ...
Team probes mysteries of oceanic bacteria
Science Centric, Bulgaria - 14 hours ago
The traditional way to study bacteria is to grow them in Petri dishes in a laboratory, but that yields limited information, and not all strains are suited ...
Flesh-eating germ on rise?
Salt Lake Tribune, United States - 8 hours ago
By Lisa Rosetta The University of Utah's Intermountain Burn Center is seeing more patients infected with what is popularly known as "flesh-eating bacteria," ...

BBC News
Scottish Researchers Develop Stronger 'Bacteria Magnets' That Burn ...
AHN - Mar 3, 2008
London, England (AHN) - Researchers at the University of Edinburgh have developed a method to strengthen bacteria-produced magnets or biomagnets that can be ...
Biomagnets could be used to destroy cancer
Magnets made within bacteria 'could target cancer'
City scientists' magnet plan to beat cancer Scotsman
BBC News - Scotsman
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ZDNet Blogs
$1 Million Grant Boosts Research On Cancer-Killing Salmonella Bacteria
AHN - Mar 3, 2008
Amherst, MA (AHN) - A Massachusetts scientists has received more than $1 million in grant to fund his research on the use of Salmonella bacteria to kill ...
Using bacteria as medical robots ZDNet Blogs
Mouse model tightly matches pediatric tumor syndrome, will speed ... HULIQ
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Southern California cities faces fines for water pollution into ...
International Herald Tribune, France - 7 hours ago
The city of Santa Monica was one of the top violators, with 795 instances in which bacteria levels were too high in tests in 2006 and 2007. ...
Cities face fines over fouling of sea Ventura County Star
Santa Monica Among Top Violators Cited by Regional Water Officials The Lookout News
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Some alfalfa sprouts recalled due to Salmonella bacteria
San Francisco Chronicle, USA - Mar 3, 2008
(03-02) 20:18 PST San Francisco -- The California Department of Public Health on Sunday warned consumers not to eat certain brands of alfalfa sprouts ...
Bacteria Sparks Trader Joe's Recall KPHO Phoenix
Monterey County health officials warn against eating two food products The Salinas Californian
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Biologists Surprised To Find Parochial Bacterial Viruses
Science Daily (press release) - Mar 4, 2008
The finding, published online by the journal Nature, is surprising because bacteria are ubiquitous on Earth. They've been found from the upper reaches of ...
New Export System Identified in Bacteria, India - Mar 4, 2008
Recently, similar export systems for other nutrients have been identified in bacteria," he added. According to Dr Gowrishankar this discovery of arginine ...
A fairy bouquet can teach about runny noses, slime, limestone and ..., TX - 8 hours ago
Slime unites bacteria. Bacteria never work alone -- they collaborate. Bacteria are not restricted to passing their DNA only to their offspring. ...

Frosty the Bacteria Man
Scienceline, NY - Mar 3, 2008
Bacteria get a bad rap. Sure, the bubonic plague and cholera have killed untold millions of people, but a lot of other bugs do things we appreciate. ...
Bacteria shut park water line
The Patriot-News -, PA - Mar 3, 2008
BY CHRIS A. COUROGEN Bill Cook has some simple advice for teams and fans planning to use Silver Spring Twp.'s Stony Ridge Park: "Bring water. ...


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