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The trillions of bacteria and yeast found in the intestinal tract are one of the hottest topics in medicine.
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If you've used an elevator recently, you may want to go wash your hands-stat. A new study published in the journal Open Medicine shows that elevator buttons in hospitals have more bacteria than surfaces in public bathrooms in hospitals.
9 hrs ago | Hometown News
When you're a marine biologist living in Vero Beach, your work is all around you and middle school students got a taste of what a career in the field would be like last week during a summer camp presented by the Vero Beach Marine Laboratory.
Researchers have created a way to develop personalized gene therapies for patients with retinitis pigmentosa, a leading cause of vision loss.
A number of studies suggest that children delivered by Caesarean section have a different intestinal flora than children delivered by natural birth.
Check the fine print on a label of The Doctors' Sauvignon Blanc from New Zealand and you'll notice something unusual.
Food not only nourishes the body but also affects its internal biological clock, which regulates the daily rhythm of many aspects of human behavior and biology.
Scientists have taken the first snapshots of photosynthesis in action as it splits water into protons, electrons and oxygen, the process that maintains Earth's oxygen atmosphere.
After collectors found specimens of a prickly plant in 1974 and 1990, it was wrongly identified as three different species.
However, the depth-related change of AOA and AOB in sediment ecosystem is still not clear."
Bacteria found in the bladders of healthy women differ from bacteria in women with a common form of incontinence, according to researchers from Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine.
Underwater photographer and marine biologist Terry Lilley has been shooting video and taking photographs of dead and dying coral off Kauai's north shore, including Hanalei Bay.
No defined cellular pathway has ever been found for the development of the cells that define male and female in any form of life no matter how simple until now.
The fungus responsible for an outbreak of contaminated Greek yogurt last year is not harmless after all but a strain with the ability to cause disease, according to research.
Key genetic variants may affect how cancer patients respond to radiation treatments, according to a study.
Genetic engineering is such a polarizing topic that it is hard to have an even-handed debate of the issue.
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