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News about bacteria

EPA approves bacteria-infected mosquitoes to fight Zika
Wed, 08 Nov 2017 19:24:10 +0100
Attack of the killer mosquitoes — but thankfully, they’re not after us.
© NY Daily News
Carpenter dies from flesh-eating bacteria after Hurricane Harvey
Wed, 25 Oct 2017 04:21:54 +0200
A 31-year-old carpenter demolishing homes after Hurricane Harvey died from necrotizing fasciitis.
© NY Daily News
Harvey-linked flesh-eating bacteria claims Galveston man
Tue, 24 Oct 2017 00:47:21 +0200
A 31-year-old Galveston man has died from flesh-eating bacteria he likely contracted in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, the second such fatality from the catastrophic event. Josue Zurita succumbed to necrotizing fascitis, an infection that spreads...
© Houston Chronicle
Galveston man second to die from flesh-eating bacteria in Harvey aftermath
Mon, 23 Oct 2017 20:19:41 +0200
A 31-year-old Galveston man has died from flesh-eating bacteria he likely contracted as a result of Hurricane Harvey, the second such fatality from the catastrophic event. Josue Zurita succumbed to necrotizing fascitis, an infection that spreads quickly...
© Houston Chronicle
New mom contracts flesh-eating bacteria days after giving birth
Fri, 13 Oct 2017 21:44:52 +0200
A new mother was diagnosed with a flesh-eating disease that has left her a quadruple amputee.
© NY Daily News
Woman falls into Harvey waters, dies from flesh-eating bacteria
Wed, 27 Sep 2017 18:52:29 +0200
A woman died from a flesh-eating bacterial infection she contracted after falling into floodwaters caused by Harvey in a Texas home.
© NY Daily News
Kingwood woman confirmed as Harvey death from flesh-eating bacteria
Tue, 26 Sep 2017 19:12:37 +0200
A Kingwood woman who fell in her Harvey-flooded home and died from flesh-eating bacteria acquired through the injury was added Monday to Harris County's official list of storm fatalities. Nancy Reed, 77, died on Sept. 15 of flood-rlated necrotizing fasciitis...
© Houston Chronicle
Flesh-eating bacteria puzzles Australian health authorities
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 12:32:17 +0200
A spike in Australians being attacked by flesh-eating bacteria has left health authorities puzzled and concerned. The Victorian Health Department said on Thursday that cases of mycobacterium ulcerans, which caused flesh-eating ulcers known as Buruli ulcers,...
© The Punch
City Hall water supply unsafe to drink after tests show high bacteria levels
Tue, 19 Sep 2017 14:59:43 +0200
Water at Houston City Hall and the adjacent annex has been deemed unsafe to drink, after tests showed water samples from both buildings contained more bacteria than federally allowed.
© Houston Chronicle
Pet store puppies linked to bacterial infection outbreak
Tue, 12 Sep 2017 21:19:05 +0200
How can something so cute cause such chaos?
© NY Daily News
Researchers warn of high bacteria levels in Clear Lake floodwaters
Thu, 07 Sep 2017 23:42:17 +0200
University of Houston-Clear Lake researchers have found staggering levels of dangerous E. coli and other fecal bacteria in Hurricane Harvey floodwaters in the Clear Lake watershed. The amount of bacteria found by researchers in some cases was 100 times...
© Houston Chronicle
Texas first responder contracts deadly bacteria from floodwaters
Thu, 07 Sep 2017 19:56:44 +0200
A former first responder claims he contracted flesh-eating bacteria while kayaking through Texas floodwaters to check on his neighbors.
© NY Daily News
No toxic bacteria found in samples from Gunma factory linked to food-poisoning probe
Sat, 26 Aug 2017 13:31:01 +0200
The municipal government of Takasaki, Gunma Prefecture, said Saturday it did not find toxic bacteria in food samples taken from a local factory after potato ...
© Japan Times
Woman claims she came into contact with flesh eating bacteria in Myrtle Beach; City finds nothing
Tue, 01 Aug 2017 21:58:41 +0200
A North Carolina woman claims she came into contact with flesh eating bacteria at the end of July during a visit. The City of Myrtle Beach said that it didn't find any evidence of flesh eating bacteria in the water. 
© Houston Chronicle
Sponges pack more bacteria than toilets: study
Tue, 01 Aug 2017 19:17:30 +0200
Let this soak in: your kitchen sponges are a hotbed of bacteria.
© NY Daily News

Most read news about bacteria:

Fast food kills good gut bacteria
Sun, 10 May 2015 10:36:00 +0200
A diet rich in fast food kills essential bugs that help to keep us thin, researchers have warned.
© The Australian
NE China finds excessive levels of coliform bacteria in imported food
Tue, 05 May 2015 06:21:00 +0200
Fifty boxes of roasted seaweed imported from the Republic of Korea to northeast China's Jilin Province were found containing excessive levels of coliform bacteria, local authorities said Tuesday. According
© Shanghai Daily
Pennsylvania among states hardest hit by drug-resistant Shigella bacteria
Fri, 03 Apr 2015 07:34:41 +0200
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© The Philadelphia Inquirer
Scientists produce propane fuel from gut bacteria
Thu, 04 Sep 2014 07:56:27 +0200
Driven by the quest for an abundant, nonpolluting alternative to fossil fuel, scientists have developed a method to produce propane using sugar and the gut bacteria E. coli. Though still far from being commercially viable, the inventors of the process...
© Japan Times
Scientists produce propane fuel from gut bacteria
Thu, 04 Sep 2014 07:56:27 +0200
Driven by the quest for an abundant, nonpolluting alternative to fossil fuel, scientists have developed a method to produce propane using sugar and the gut bacteria E. coli. Though still far from being commercially viable, the inventors of the process...
© Japan Times
Ore. woman gets infected with flesh-eating bacteria after falling off bike (VIDEO)
Fri, 11 Jul 2014 14:43:19 +0200
Kylie Marble, 21, almost lost one of her legs to the vicious bacteria that spread throughout her body following the seemingly small accident on June 15.
© NY Daily News
Ore. woman gets infected with flesh-eating bacteria after falling off bike (VIDEO)
Fri, 11 Jul 2014 14:43:19 +0200
Kylie Marble, 21, almost lost one of her legs to the vicious bacteria that spread throughout her body following the seemingly small accident on June 15.
© NY Daily News
Excess bacteria found in barrels of drinking water
Sun, 07 Dec 2014 17:00:00 +0100
Barreled water from several drinking water companies, including major producers Wahaha, Robust and C’estbon, has been found to contain excess bacteria in tests carried out by China’s top food safety w
© Shanghai Daily
Annual young scientist event to include study of bacterial counts in holy water fonts
Mon, 05 Jan 2015 02:00:00 +0100
Young scientists set for serious fun and rivalry
© The Irish Times
Injecting bacteria shrinks tumors in experiment
Thu, 14 Aug 2014 06:42:29 +0200
Common soil bacteria that were injected into solid cancers in dogs and one human shrank many of the tumors, scientists reported on Wednesday. The preliminary findings offer hope that the experimental treatment could turn out to be more effective than...
© Japan Times
Injecting bacteria shrinks tumors in experiment
Thu, 14 Aug 2014 06:42:29 +0200
Common soil bacteria that were injected into solid cancers in dogs and one human shrank many of the tumors, scientists reported on Wednesday. The preliminary findings offer hope that the experimental treatment could turn out to be more effective than...
© Japan Times
Wood-aged cheese: How science slices the debate over bacteria
Sat, 14 Jun 2014 15:00:00 +0200
So what's the big stink over wood-aged cheese anyway? Is it deadly or just delicious?
© LA Times
Wood-aged cheese: How science slices the debate over bacteria
Sat, 14 Jun 2014 15:00:00 +0200
So what's the big stink over wood-aged cheese anyway? Is it deadly or just delicious?
© LA Times
Scientists add new letters to bacteria's genetic 'alphabet'
Wed, 07 May 2014 21:27:00 +0200
For possibly billions of years, the DNA blueprints for life on Earth have been written with just four genetic "letters" -- A, T, G and C. On Wednesday, scientists announced that that they added two more. In a paper published in the journal Nature, bio-engineers...
© LA Times
Record bacterial variety found in isolated tribe, boosting theory that modern life strips us of helpful germs
Sat, 18 Apr 2015 06:13:08 +0200
In a remote part of the Venezuelan Amazon, scientists have discovered that members of a village isolated from the modern world have the most diverse colonies of bacteria ever reported living in and on the human body. The micro-biome — the trillions...
© Japan Times
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