By The Encyclopedia of Earth.
Eutrophication is a syndrome of ecosystem responses to human activities that fertilize water bodies with nitrogen (N) and phosphorus (P), often leading to changes in animal and plant populations and degradation of water and habitat quality.
By Microbe Magazine.
Antibiotic resistance, reported for sulfonamides in the mid-1930s and for penicillins in the 1940s, remains a stubborn quandary. What was once confined mainly to hospitals increasingly involves multidrug resistance that encompasses communities and encircles the globe.
By The Science Learning Hub.
For most of the time, the population of bacteria in the large intestine lives in balance within its confines.
FEMS is devoted to the promotion of microbiology in Europe.
This group is a forum for the exchange of scientific information in the field of health-related water microbiology.
This bacteria is a small gram-negative, nonencapsulated, nonmotile, facultatively intracellular coccobacilli. This organism belongs to the genus Brucella, causes brucellosis and is zoonotic. This pathogen in cattle causes premature abortion of cattle fetuses. In humans it causes both acute and chronic symptoms, but can be treated with antibiotics.