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Which is the greater threat to food safety: the bacteria on the employee or the food itself? Employee apparel today aims to reduce the risk of workers contaminating meat or poultry items while protecting employees from workplace accidents.
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The 'five second rule' suggests that food dropped on the ground is still safe to eat if it is picked up after five seconds.
MONTGOMERY, Alabama -- We've all been guilty of using the "five second rule" excuse to consume something tasty after dropping it on the floor.
From understanding the role of antibiotics in animal and food production to implementing a safety strategy within your own home, a background on food safety is beneficial for every family.
Applied and Environmental Microbiology , Vol. 77, No. 16. , pp. 5804-5812, doi:10.1128/aem.00032-11 Industrial-scale biofuel production requires robust enzymatic cocktails to produce fermentable sugars from lignocellulosic biomass.
From the Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology and Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology , Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC.
A study says that using hand dryers in public restrooms may blast germs back into the air, then blowing them onto the hands of users and into the air they breathe.
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A protein that normally protects cells from environmental stresses has been shown to interact Marburg virus VP24, allowing the deadly Marburg virus to live longer and replicate better, according to a cell culture study led by scientists at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.
The Fredonia Shakespeare Club met recently for its 16th regular meeting of the 2013-2014 year, hosted by Mrs. Arthur Walker at her home.
Jon Vickery, a biology student researcher, works to transfer a staphylococcus aureus bacterium to test the bacteria's ability to grow antibiotics.
The Pap test has been a routine gynecological procedure for generations of American women.
Screening multi-copy recombinants was an effective strategy to improve the heterologous protein production in P. pastoris."
Intertek has opened a UKAS accredited food laboratory in Derbyshire, UK which will focus on providing results in quick turnaround times for microbiological testing requirements.
Our news journalists obtained a quote from the research from , "The biofilm communities were distinct from those of mixed-liquor and consisted mainly of Beta- and Gammaproteobacteria.
Editor at Biotech Week -- Fresh data on Proteobacteria are presented in a new report.