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Scientists determine structure of staph, anthrax enzyme

Scientists determine structure of staph, anthrax enzyme

Vermont Department of Health reports that a Chittenden County toddler died over the weekend from meningococcal disease

Vermont Department of Health reports that a Chittenden County toddler died over the weekend from meningococcal disease

The case of a high school student in King County who died this week of meningococcal disease has created public concern

The case of a high school student in King County who died this week of meningococcal disease has created public concern

New leads for the discovery of anthrax antitoxins that could be used in conjunction with antibiotics to treat late-stage anthrax

New leads for the discovery of anthrax antitoxins that could be used in conjunction with antibiotics to treat late-stage anthrax

MRSA contamination can be reduced by using copper alloys for surfaces in healthcare facilities

MRSA contamination can be reduced by using copper alloys for surfaces in healthcare facilities

Research points to a possible way to design anthrax toxin molecules that selectively attack tumor cells

Research points to a possible way to design anthrax toxin molecules that selectively attack tumor cells

Severe sepsis causes around one in ten cancer deaths each year in the USA

Severe sepsis causes around one in ten cancer deaths each year in the USA

Extension of vaccination programs against anthrax to include U.S. forces in the Pacific Commands including Korea

Extension of vaccination programs against anthrax to include U.S. forces in the Pacific Commands including Korea

Enzymes from king crab are an effective treatment for scalds, sores, and trophic ulcers

Enzymes from king crab are an effective treatment for scalds, sores, and trophic ulcers

Three-dimensional cryo-electron microscope may help guide the design of new antibiotics

Three-dimensional cryo-electron microscope may help guide the design of new antibiotics

Protein research may help develop new antibiotics

Protein research may help develop new antibiotics

Human Tissue Bill is in need of further amendment

Human Tissue Bill is in need of further amendment

Launch of the Jeffrey Modell Diagnostic Center for Primary Immunodeficiencies

Launch of the Jeffrey Modell Diagnostic Center for Primary Immunodeficiencies

The EU is contributing €9 million to the “Vigilance against Viral Resistance” (VIRGIL) project

The EU is contributing €9 million to the “Vigilance against Viral Resistance” (VIRGIL) project

Antibiotic use early in life does not increase the subsequent risk of asthma

Antibiotic use early in life does not increase the subsequent risk of asthma

MRSA "superbug" genome decoded

MRSA "superbug" genome decoded

MRSA superbugs emerged independently in at least eight countries including the UK

MRSA superbugs emerged independently in at least eight countries including the UK

Genes account for approximately 30 percent of longevity in humans

Genes account for approximately 30 percent of longevity in humans

Lingering outbreak of pertussis in four Chicago-area counties

Lingering outbreak of pertussis in four Chicago-area counties

A natural molecule that blocks a key bacterial enzymes could lead to a new generation of antibiotics

A natural molecule that blocks a key bacterial enzymes could lead to a new generation of antibiotics