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The garden in our gut

This agar dish has been created by allowing tiny amounts of the bacteria Citrobacter (turquoise), Escherichia coli (purple), and multidrug resistant Klebsiella (dark blue) to grow overnight, replicating what happens naturally in the gut, where the “good” bacteria keep the more harmful “bad” ones under control.  
feeds.bmj.com
about 4 years ago
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Gut Bacteria Disparities Offer Clues to Asthma Etiology

Children at the highest risk for asthma had a lower abundance of four bacteria in their gut in their first 3 months of life, a critical period that may offer future opportunities for prevention.  
medscape.com
about 4 years ago
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Yersinia pestis - The Plague : Microbiology Lectures

Yersinia pestis - The Plague : Microbiology Lectures The Plague, The Black Death, The Plague of Justinian they are all caused by the bacteria known as Yersin...  
youtube.com
almost 4 years ago
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'Use Fast Tests' to Stop Antibiotic Overuse

Doctors should use diagnostic tests for infection more often, to prevent overprescribing of antibiotics that are responsible for the rise of drug-resistant bacteria, says the UK government's so-called superbug tsar.  
medscape.com
almost 4 years ago
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Bacteria-infected baby dies at Glasgow 'super-hospital' - BBC News

A baby dies at Scotland's newest children's hospital campus after becoming infected with harmful bacteria that has also affected five other infants.  
bbc.co.uk
almost 4 years ago
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Competing bacteria in gut maintain health - study - BBC News

Competition between different bacteria species in the gut is what keeps humans healthy, an Oxford University study suggests.  
bbc.co.uk
almost 4 years ago
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Antibiotic resistance: World on cusp of 'post-antibiotic era' - BBC News

Bacteria are now resistant to drugs of last resort meaning the world is on the cusp of a "post-antibiotic era", warn scientists.  
bbc.co.uk
almost 4 years ago
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Transplant Outcome and Carbapenem-Resistant Gram-Negative Bacteria

Find strategies to minimize this emerging threat in the vulnerable population of solid organ transplant recipients.  
medscape.com
almost 4 years ago
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Bacteria that resist 'last antibiotic' found in UK - BBC News

Bacteria that resist the most common antibiotic of last resort - colistin - are discovered in the UK.  
bbc.co.uk
almost 4 years ago
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Proton Pump Inhibitors Affect Gut Bacteria

Proton pump inhibitors (PPI) used to reduce stomach acid and treat acid reflux change the populations of microbes living in the intestines, which may help explain why they increase the risk of certain infections, according to a new study.  
medscape.com
almost 4 years ago
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Wrong Bacteria Often Targeted in Pancreaticoduodenectomy

Standard antibiotic prophylaxis for pancreaticoduodenectomy (PD) may miss important pathogens, according to U.S. and Italian researchers.  
medscape.com
almost 4 years ago
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Mupirocin for Sinusitis May Prompt Unhelpful Bacterial Change

Topical mupirocin therapy, used to treat symptomatic chronic sinusitis (CRS), might lead to increased pathogenic bacteria, according to Arizona-based researchers.  
medscape.com
almost 4 years ago
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Oetzi the Iceman had a stomach bug, researchers say - BBC News

Bacteria recovered from Oetzi the Iceman shed light on his health and also human history, scientists report.  
bbc.co.uk
almost 4 years ago
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A Point-of-Care-Device for Periodontal Pathogen Detection

The authors present a model for a simple to use, low-cost lab-on-chip system for the detection, identification and quantification of periodontal bacteria.  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago