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2 hrs ago | Star Valley Independent

Thompson participates in Health Care Summer Camp at UW

High school students received hands-on medical training in a microbiology laboratory during the recent Wyoming Area Health Education Center Health Care Careers Summer Camp at the University of Wyoming.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., Biology, Science, University of Wyoming, Afton, WY, Ten Sleep, WY

6 hrs ago | Criminal Report Daily

Moving Ebola Patients to US Involves Extreme Isolation

Shown is aeromedical isolation team members in field-protective suits equipped with battery-powered HEPA-filtered respirators transporting the stretcher isolator, a light-weight unit designed for patient retrieval.

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Related Topix: Botulism, Health, Fulton County, GA, Atlanta, GA, Liberia, Africa, World News, Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Biology, Science

11 hrs ago | National Post

Inside the Winnipeg clinic working with one of the most dangerous pathogens known to man - ebola

Ebola is already in Canada. In fact, it has been here for several years, with a succession of patients routinely suffering and dying from the terrifying virus in north-end Winnipeg.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, Biology, Science, Tradewest, National Geographic, Video Games

15 hrs ago | The Times

a whole lot of RESEARCH going on

The past 60 days have been very rewarding for researchers at LSU Health Shreveport.

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Related Topix: Shreveport, LA, Medicine, Biology, Science, HIV/AIDS, Health, Infectious Diseases, Pharmacology

17 hrs ago | Medical News Today

Seeking a vaccine against tick-transmitted disease

Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine researchers have made an important advancement toward developing a vaccine against the debilitating and potentially deadly tick-transmitted disease, human granulocytic anaplasmosis .

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Virginia Commonwealth University, Lyme Disease, Medicine, Biology, Science

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Medical News Today

New route to identify drugs that can fight bacterial infections

About 100 drugs already approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for other purposes can also prevent the growth of certain bacterial pathogens inside human cells, including those that cause Legionnaires' disease , brucellosis, and Mediterranean spotted fever .

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Related Topix: Food and Drug Administration, Biology, Science, Medicine, Imodium, Imodium A-D, Loperamide (generic), Clemastine (generic), Tavist, Tavist-1, University of Chicago, Health

CiteULike

BACTERIOCINS: Evolution, Ecology, and Application

Annual Review of Microbiology , Vol. 56, No. 1. , pp. 117-137, doi:10.1146/annurev.micro.56.012302.161024 a-a Abstracta Microbes produce an extraordinary array of microbial defense systems.

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U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Bacterial Composition of Biofilms Collected From Two Service Areas in ...

Revetta, R., V. Gomez-Alvarez, T. Gerke, J. Santodomingo, AND N. Ashbolt. Bacterial Composition of Biofilms Collected From Two Service Areas in a Metropolitan Drinking Water Distribution System.

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Scientific Blogging

Gulf Oil Spill: Microbiology Approach Worked But Toxic Contaminants Remain

The Deepwater Horizon oil spill, a BP project in the Gulf of Mexico, began in April of 2010.

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Related Topix: Oil Spill, Biology, Environment

Switched

24 Signs You Were A High School Choir Geek

You may be studying microbiology at a university. You may be working a desk job in sales.

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U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Microbial Community Dynamics of a Simulated Chloraminated Drinking...

EPA Home A Science Inventory A Microbial Community Dynamics of a Simulated Chloraminated Drinking Water Distribution System Subjected to Episodes of Nitrification Gomez-Alvarez, V., C. Bennett-Stamper, K. Kleier, S. Pfaller, J. Pressman, D. Wahman, AND R. Revetta.

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Beaver Countian

Influenza: How the Great War helped create the greatest pandemic ever known

This article titled "Influenza: How the Great War helped create the greatest pandemic ever known" was written by GrrlScientist, for theguardian.com on Wednesday 30th July 2014 14.46 UTC Like most rhymes that one learns as a child, I had no idea at the time what this one meant, nor did I ponder its possible meaning as I grew older.

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Related Topix: Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Biology, Science

North Texas e-News

Grayson College offers One Day College for senior adults

Love of learning doesn't diminish with age. One Day College, offered by Grayson College's Center for Workplace Learning, is designed for Texoma seniors age 60+ who want to experience college all over again - minus the homework and exams.

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Related Topix: Biology, Science, Texas, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Hispanic Business

Study Results from Institute of Microbiology Update Understanding of...

Endophytic bacteria play an important function and potential role more effectively in developing sustainable systems of crop production."

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Findings from VIT University Provides New Data on Microbiology and...

Hundred isolates were screened from the phylloplane of different plants." The news reporters obtained a quote from the research from , "The results revealed that eight strains had the capability to produce exopolysaccharide and only one potential strain could produce the significant amount of EPS on the 6th day of the fermentation without ... (more)

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KRNV-TV Reno

Ebola virus threat to U-S?

Concerns about the deadly Ebola virus were turned up a notch after it was revealed one of the latest American victims to die from the virus, came close to traveling by plane to the United States.

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Related Topix: Immunology, Biology, Science

Hispanic Business

New Findings from Hazara University in the Area of Microbiology and...

Bacterial 16S rDNA libraries indicated that proportion of the bacteria in phyla Chloroflexi and Acidobacteria decreased, but that of Gammaproteobacteria and Planctomycetes slightly increased in copper-treated sediment."

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Researchers at Helmholtz-Zentrum Target Applied microbiology and...

Editor at Biotech Week -- Research findings on Biotechnology are discussed in a new report.

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Related Topix: Biology, Science, Biotech, Science / Technology, Journalism

Hispanic Business

New Microbiology and Biotechnology Findings from Yanbian University...

The degradation characteristics and corresponding changes in the bacterial community were assessed."

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WGN-TV Chicago

Dr Tom Thomson on the Ebola virus

Dr Tom Thomson, Director of the Microbiology Laboratory at NorthShore University HealthSystem and the Division Head of Clinical Pathology at NorthShore, discussed the Ebola virus on the WGN Midday News and the international implications of the virus spreading.

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