E. Coli News
News on E. Coli continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.
Trending on the Topix Network
A urinary tract infection is an infection of any part of the urinary tract , which includes the bladder, kidneys, ureters , and the urethra .
You know that old adage that says food dropped on the floor can be eaten if it's picked up within five seconds? A new finding suggests there may be some validity to that claim, but I'm not putting much stock in it.
Biophysical journal , Vol. 103, No. 6. , pp. 1325-1333, doi:10.1016/j.bpj.2012.08.013 Transcription is the most fundamental step in gene expression in any living organism.
In one large Swiss hospital, nearly 90 percent of raw chicken used in food for patients and staff was contaminated with antibiotic-resistant E. coli bacteria, but proper preparation of the chicken eliminated the bacteria, a new study found.
"We established that we could generate a bacteria that could make beta-carotene, we could put it in to the intestine of a mouse, it would make beta-carotene there, and that this would get across the intestinal lumen and in to the tissues of the mouse," said researchers.
In the past decade research and experts have revealed that the five-second rule is a myth.
MADISON, Wis. - Capitalizing on the ability of an organism to evolve in response to punishment from a hostile environment, scientists have coaxed the model bacterium Escherichia coli to dramatically resist ionizing radiation and, in the process, reveal the genetic mechanisms that make the feat possible.
If you've ever consumed food after dropping it on floor and then wondered what sorts of diseases you might be contracting, here's a new study that may put your mind at ease .
About 8.7 million pounds were shipped, all through 2013 by Rancho Feeding Corp. of Petaluma, Calif.
If you were to think of the dirtiest place in your house, you probably wouldn't think of the kitchen sink.
The debate over the "five-second rule" continues with a new twist: It depends on the type of food and floor surface In the case of dropped food, believers in the "five-second rule" now have a scientific study to back up their food-from-floor-to mouth practice - as long as they are fast.
A neighborhood pipe was found to be blocked on Monday night. Sewage leaked out of a manhole between a home and a creek, according to Tom Trott, Twain Harte Community Services District general manager.
The movie adaptation of "Divergent" premieres Friday, March 21. Shailene Woodley, who stars as "Tris Prior" in the film, is featured in Teen Vogue's April issue .
The Greek goddess Aphrodite was broken-hearted when she heard Adonis had perished.
Extensive automation characterizes Paramount Citrus' state-of-the-art packinghouse, making it an ideal candidate for the electronic data interchange and advance ship notices envisioned in the Produce Traceability Initiative.