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Emerging infectious diseases will continue to confront society in unpredictable ways as long as humans and microbes co-exist

Emerging infectious diseases will continue to confront society in unpredictable ways as long as humans and microbes co-exist

Brazilian Government approves DuPont system that detects salmonella

Brazilian Government approves DuPont system that detects salmonella

Natural products to be developed as anti-cancer therapeutics

Natural products to be developed as anti-cancer therapeutics

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

Type of cellular stress called osmotic stress is critical to cell growth and the body’s immune response against infection

Type of cellular stress called osmotic stress is critical to cell growth and the body’s immune response against infection

High levels of endotoxin, a bacterial compound that collects in house dust, may lower likelihood of eczema in children

High levels of endotoxin, a bacterial compound that collects in house dust, may lower likelihood of eczema in children

Safer water at nation's beaches: New rule to protect against pathogens

Safer water at nation's beaches: New rule to protect against pathogens

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

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

Stress alters immunity

Stress alters immunity

Gum disease vaccination aim of world-first research

Gum disease vaccination aim of world-first research

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

Mucus may be the key to new treatments for cystic fibrosis

Mucus may be the key to new treatments for cystic fibrosis

By altering a single gene you could live longer and be thinner

By altering a single gene you could live longer and be thinner

Protein research may help develop new antibiotics

Protein research may help develop new antibiotics

$1.6 million ecological stoichiometry grant to study how certain nutrients affect the development of disease in humans and animals

$1.6 million ecological stoichiometry grant to study how certain nutrients affect the development of disease in humans and animals

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

MRSA "superbug" genome decoded

MRSA "superbug" genome decoded

New risk factors associated with inflammatory bowel disease

New risk factors associated with inflammatory bowel disease

Pollution kills more than three milion children under the age of five every year

Pollution kills more than three milion children under the age of five every year