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Key knowledge gaps exist in our understanding of how ocean microplastics transport bacteria and viruses - and whether this affects the health of hu

News Medical Aug 13 2020 - 17:30

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to wreak havoc across the world, much of the blame for the human and economic devastation caused by the virus ha

Mongabay Aug 11 2020 - 08:44

For several years, physicist John Barton at the University of California, Riverside, has been working on developing models to understand and predic

News Medical Aug 10 2020 - 18:38

For several years, physicist John Barton at UC Riverside, has been working on developing models to understand and predict how pathogens, such as HI

EurekAlert! Aug 10 2020 - 14:40

The top of the list - the most critical group - included pathogens in urgent need of new antibiotics.

The Hindu Aug 10 2020 - 01:32

These species—bats, rats, monkeys—are also strong sources of zoonotic transmission of deadly pathogens.

The Financial Express Aug 9 2020 - 15:50

Filter “paper” made from titanium oxide nanowires is capable of trapping pathogens and destroying them with light.

News Medical Aug 8 2020 - 21:44

The ceiling fan uses UV lights to kill up to 99.9% of a room's airborne pathogens in minutes.

CNET Aug 8 2020 - 17:02

A mystery over what killed hundreds of elephants in Botswana, which has the world’s biggest population of the animals, remains unsolved with the go

Bloomberg on MSN.com Aug 8 2020 - 01:24

Filter 'paper' made from titanium oxide nanowires is capable of trapping pathogens and destroying them with light.

Phys.org Aug 7 2020 - 09:27

As humans diminish biodiversity by cutting down forests and building more infrastructure, they’re increasing the risk of disease pandemics such as

Nature Aug 7 2020 - 06:53

The coronavirus pandemic, which has now infected nearly 19 million and killed more than 712,000 people, most likely originated from bats.

News Medical Aug 6 2020 - 19:02

Cooper, the company is focused on developing products using its Airlock™ Anti-Pathogen Purification Technology, an air purification media capable o

YAHOO! Aug 6 2020 - 17:11

Department of Defense report identified several deficiencies in biosafety and biosecurity policies and procedures in Defense Department laboratorie

Lawfare Aug 6 2020 - 07:58

Scientists at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) have developed a synthetic peptide that can make multidrug-resistant bact

News Medical Aug 6 2020 - 06:56

Scientists at NTU Singapore have developed a synthetic peptide that can make multidrug-resistant bacteria sensitive to antibiotics again when used

EurekAlert! Aug 6 2020 - 06:53

A new technology called ‘Thor’ is being used to help during the COVID-19 pandemic, using a type of UV radiation to kill off pathogens.

Nine News Australia Aug 6 2020 - 02:45

Because the microbiota is so complex, containing hundreds of different bacterial species, it is not known how the presence of microbes in the intes

EurekAlert! Aug 5 2020 - 08:05

Global changes in land use are disrupting the balance of wild animal communities in our environment, and species that carry diseases known to infec

Phys.org Aug 5 2020 - 08:03

A new analysis published in IBIS examines whether bacteria, viruses, and other microorganisms that are present in wild vultures cause disease in th

News Medical Aug 4 2020 - 22:30

High up near the ceiling, in the dining room of his Seattle-area restaurant, Musa Firat recently installed a “killing zone” — a place where swaths

Oregonian Aug 4 2020 - 13:31

The first landmark study using next-generation technology to comprehensively examine contaminants in oysters in Myanmar reveals alarming findings:

Environmental Defense Fund Aug 4 2020 - 13:17

Research Article Health Affairs Vol.39 No.8 Return On Investment From Immunization Against 10 Pathogens In 94 Low- And Middle-Income Countries, 201

Health Affairs Aug 3 2020 - 13:02

Transparent antimicrobial film can cover high-touch surfaces and kill viruses people leave behind, SCS Elevator Products and TouchPoint say.

Post-Bulletin Aug 1 2020 - 11:29

For most people it is a first for the threat of pathogens but for NASA, the issue has been ever-present for a long time.

The Canberra Times Aug 1 2020 - 07:00

Given that she infects ant colonies with deadly pathogens and then studies how they respond, one might say that Nathalie Stroeymeyt, a senior lectu

Wired Aug 1 2020 - 05:01

Lydia Bourouiba, an expert in fluid dynamics and disease transmission at MIT, explains how the physics of sneezes and coughs leads to the spread of

The Scientist Jul 31 2020 - 08:53

Imported oysters, the slurped seafood of choice for fancy people and old sea dogs, may often be riddled with a cocktail of contaminants, according

IFLScience Jul 31 2020 - 07:04

Authors explore the way the invisible world impacts our lives, from bacteria that are resistant to antibiotics to the beneficial biodiversity on ou

New York Times Jul 31 2020 - 02:00

They will be working alongside Dr Samantha Westgate and her team at Perfectus Biomed for the collaborative research project entitled Development of

News Medical Jul 30 2020 - 15:59

The study examined contaminants in seawater and in oysters using next-generation DNA sequencing to reveal 5,459 potential human pathogens belonging

Science Daily Jul 30 2020 - 11:50

The Remington Airetrex 365 Air Sanitizer, using short-wave ultraviolet light safely, is now available for home, office and school use MINNEAPOLIS--

Business Wire Jul 30 2020 - 06:25

To better protect individuals serving on the front lines of battlefields or dealing with an event like the current COVID-19 health crisis or potent

News Medical Jul 28 2020 - 07:12

The pathogen makes an infected male 'zombie' cicada flap its wings like a female looking for a mate to attract and infect other healthy m

International Business Times Jul 27 2020 - 21:04

In the fight against pathogens, most researchers have focused on the diverse immune system arsenal that protects people against infection.

Phys.org Jul 27 2020 - 07:16

Kansas State University’s Biosecurity Research Institute, a laboratory most known for its high-tech livestock and food-processing research faciliti

Wichita Eagle Jul 27 2020 - 02:01

Scientists have found that genetic mutations in MRSA allow it to evolve and become more resistant to antibiotics such as penicillin.

Science Daily Jul 26 2020 - 14:12

The attempt to cast aspersions about the facility is particularly absurd against the backdrop of COVID-19 pandemic: FO

Geo News Jul 26 2020 - 12:50

The pandemic has curtailed access to justice across the country, closed courtrooms and registries and forced a hidebound system to enter the 21st c

The Vancouver Sun Jul 26 2020 - 11:32

The Wuhan Institute of Virology has drawn the international spotlight in recent months because the novel coronavirus is thought to have originated

The New Indian Express Jul 26 2020 - 05:48

The attempt to cast aspersions about the facility is particularly absurd against the backdrop of COVID-19 pandemic, says Foreign Office

Geo News Jul 26 2020 - 01:29

A total of 45 percent of respondents are risking illness from eating undercooked burgers because they don’t cook them to high enough temperatures t

Food Safety News Jul 25 2020 - 21:24

Cell biologist Carolyn Machamer has studied viruses for the past 35 years, and has seen outbreaks caused by several pathogens including H1N1 influe

Labroots Jul 25 2020 - 17:30

Inhalio Inc., a digital scent company, announced that it has created a new scent formula that has been tested by an independent laboratory and foun

Benzinga.com Jul 25 2020 - 15:00

How people grow vegetables has changed.

Post and Courier Charleston Jul 25 2020 - 11:00

Some ant colonies are as populous as New York City.

Mother Jones Jul 25 2020 - 03:17

Study traces genetic responses to pathogens back more than 600,000 years to the ancestor of Neanderthals and humans

Science | AAAS Jul 24 2020 - 15:11

Researchers investigating the ways that plants protect themselves -- from insects to pathogens -- have discovered an ''on-off''

Science Daily Jul 24 2020 - 12:40

New Yale research describes the role played by the mitochondria in creating an anti-microbial compound capable of combatting the cause of typhoid f

Yale Environment 360 Jul 24 2020 - 09:01