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Dec 21, 2015
India is in the midst of a fatal glanders epidemic and no one is paying any attention, writes Maneka GandhiHorses and mules used by tourists to visit Vaishno Devi have been found to be infected with this very infectious glanders disease
Aug 13, 2015
Take note: Your cash could carry bacteria that cause dysentry, finds new studyPaid for something in cash recently? You might want to wash your hands. A recent Indian study has found that several disease-causing micro-organisms have been found on bank notes
Jun 27, 2015
NGO finds bacteria in KFC samples, moves Lok Ayukta for action against fast food giantA city-based NGO on Friday approached Lok Ayukta seeking orders to the governments of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh to close down Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) outlets as some samples collected from the fast food giant found to have E.coli and salmonella bacteria.
Feb 24, 2015
Antibiotics may give rise to new harmful bacteria, says new studyBesides treating bacterial infections, some antibiotics may also give rise to harmful new bacteria, research suggests.
Nov 18, 2014
Alarming: Antibacterial in soaps can cause cancerLong-term exposure to triclosan, found in soaps, shampoos, toothpastes and many other household items, may cause liver fibrosis and cancer, an alarming study suggests.
Nov 17, 2014
Hold that kiss! It can transfer 80 million bacteria in ten seconds, says studyAs many as 80 million bacteria are transferred during a 10-second kiss, says a new study, adding that at least nine intimate kisses per day could lead to couples sharing similar communities of oral bacteria.
Oct 19, 2014
New research shows how drug-resistant bacteria can be killedIn a major breakthrough, researchers have discovered how bacteria destroy antibiotics - a finding that will help develop drugs which can effectively tackle infections in the future.
Sep 11, 2014
AMU scientist urges Health min to identify occurrence of NDM-4 bacteriaA scientist at AMU has urged the Health Ministry to launch a nationwide project to identify the percentage of occurrence of NDM-4, a deadly bacteria variant.
Sep 03, 2014
Anti-biotic resistant bacteria found in Aligarh hospital sewageA deadly bacteria variant known as NDM-4, which is also called the "super bug", has been found by the medical researchers at Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College of Aligarh Muslim University from the hospital's sewage.
Sep 02, 2014
Study shows how bacteria identify viruses that are friendly to themThe bacteria living inside us can distinguish friendly viruses from the harmful ones, a quality that helps them expand their diet and attack humans efficiently.