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Food poisoning is a term given to infections with bacteria, parasites, viruses, or toxins from germs that affects humans via contaminated food or water.
Researchers discover antibiotic that could prevent diarrhea caused by C. difficile

Researchers discover antibiotic that could prevent diarrhea caused by C. difficile

Genetically tweaking gut bacteria reduces risk of colorectal cancer in mice finds study

Genetically tweaking gut bacteria reduces risk of colorectal cancer in mice finds study

Rutgers expert discusses how to stay safe as 'flesh-eating bacteria' move into new waters

Rutgers expert discusses how to stay safe as 'flesh-eating bacteria' move into new waters

Whole-genome sequencing could transform salmonella detection

Whole-genome sequencing could transform salmonella detection

Plant foods may transmit antibiotic-resistant superbugs to humans

Plant foods may transmit antibiotic-resistant superbugs to humans

Flying insects in hospitals harbor pathogenic bacteria

Flying insects in hospitals harbor pathogenic bacteria

Climate change adversely affects human health, says new report

Climate change adversely affects human health, says new report

'Don’t wash your raw chicken', warns CDC

'Don’t wash your raw chicken', warns CDC

How proteins in outer membrane of bacteria stick to and populate in human body

How proteins in outer membrane of bacteria stick to and populate in human body

Researchers study how E. coli clones have become major cause of drug-resistant infections

Researchers study how E. coli clones have become major cause of drug-resistant infections

Could garlic oil represent an alternative to antibiotics in the food industry?

Could garlic oil represent an alternative to antibiotics in the food industry?

Immunologists uncover the immune system's unknown messenger

Immunologists uncover the immune system's unknown messenger

Viral replication not necessary to cause lethal disease by food-borne pathogen

Viral replication not necessary to cause lethal disease by food-borne pathogen

Immune cells explode themselves to inform about the danger of invading bacteria

Immune cells explode themselves to inform about the danger of invading bacteria

Microbiological analysis of bacteria that cause food poisoning could save lives

Microbiological analysis of bacteria that cause food poisoning could save lives

Sacrificial immune cells alert body to infection

Sacrificial immune cells alert body to infection

Researchers shed new light on how to combat Shiga and ricin toxins

Researchers shed new light on how to combat Shiga and ricin toxins

Early gut bacterial colonization may reduce risk of developing eczema

Early gut bacterial colonization may reduce risk of developing eczema

Notes and coins harbor life threatening bacteria, including MRSA and VRE

Notes and coins harbor life threatening bacteria, including MRSA and VRE

Study reveals how dangerous bacterium shares its genetic information

Study reveals how dangerous bacterium shares its genetic information