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News on E. Coli continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Pathogens on your foods to avoid

You may wish to check out the "Ten Least Wanted Pathogens" information provided by the Centers for Disease Control.

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Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Food Science, Botulism, Health, Life, Seafood

3 hrs ago | Environmental Science & Technology

Synthesis and Application of Resorufin I2-d-Glucuronide, a Low-Cost ...

The development of low-cost tests for Escherichia coli is hampered by the expense and limited choice of enzyme substrates.

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Related Topix: Health

7 hrs ago | GPB.org

Fist Bumps Pass Along Fewer Germs Than Handshakes

A few weeks ago, we took a look at nonverbal greetings around the world. In Japan, they bow.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Congo, Health, Medicine, Nursing

8 hrs ago | Pleasanton Weekly

Shadow Cliffs beaches to reopen Wednesday

Shadow Cliffs beaches are set to reopen this Wednesday after nearly a week of closures due to high levels of E. coli bacteria, according to park officials.

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Related Topix: Health

12 hrs ago | Erie Times News

Precautionary swimming advisory issued for all Presque Isle beaches

The precautionary advisory is due to elevated E. coli bacteria counts caused by recent rain and storms, park officials said.

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16 hrs ago | CiteULike

Substrate-induced changes in the structural properties of LacY

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences , Vol. 111, No. 16. , pp. E1571-E1580, doi:10.1073/pnas.1404446111 The lactose permease of Escherichia coli, a paradigm for the major facilitator superfamily, catalyzes the coupled stoichiometric translocation of a galactopyranoside and an H+ across the cytoplasmic membrane.

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21 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

Germ of an idea: Fist bumps over handshakes - Tue, 29 Jul 2014 PST

To fight the spread of germs, doctors should ditch the handshake and greet their patients with a fist bump instead, a new study says.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Mon Jul 28, 2014

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Food Recall Warning: La Fromagerie Hamel brand "St-Felicien lait cru...

Product photos are available at http://bit.ly/1rUOtQR La Fromagerie Hamel is recalling La fromagerie Hamel brand "St-Felicien lait cru France " cheese from the marketplace due to possible E. coli O26:H11 contamination.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Cheese, Canada, Health

County 10 News

Public Notice: Elevated levels of E. coli bacteria detected at Wyopo in Popo Agie River

The Wind River Environmental Quality Commission, an agency of the Eastern Shoshone and Northern Arapaho Tribes , under a US EPA-approved Quality Assurance Project Plan collected water samples from the Popo Agie River at the "Wyopo" Bridge about 1 mile downstream of the City of Lander.

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Related Topix: Health, Lander, WY

Examiner.com

Study shows fist bumps don't spread as many germs as handshakes

According to a new study, President Obama's fist bumps are more hygienic than the normal handshake, or even a high-five.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Health

Medical Daily

Handshakes Transmit Bacteria, Fist Bumps Are Better; But Washing Hands Is Always Best

Handshakes may be the most traditional way to say hello, but they are also one of the easiest ways to pass bacteria.

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Related Topix: World News, Ceredigion County, Wales, United Kingdom, Health

Medical News Today

Forget the handshake: fist bumps are 'more hygienic'

Knocking fists together - known as a fist bump or dap - has been used as a greeting or congratulatory gesture in the sports and rap worlds for many years.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

CiteULike

Single chain Fab (scFab) fragment.

The connection of the variable part of the heavy chain and and the variable part of the light chain by a peptide linker to form a consecutive polypeptide chain was a breakthrough for the functional production of antibody fragments in Escherichia coli.

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The First Post

Why fist-bumps are healthier than handshakes

Researchers at Aberystwyth University analysed which hand greetings passed on the most germs.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Ceredigion County, Wales, Health

Nashua Telegraph

E. coli can't live free or die in our rivers; N.H. standards are unusually strict

New Hampshire, it is fair to say, is not known for imposing overly strict environmental standards - "Live Free or Die," and all that.

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Related Topix: Health, New Hampshire, Nashua, NH, Manchester, NH

Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Star Press

Study: Fist bumps are less germy than handshakes

It is also a very germy way to greet your fellow humans, much worse than a couple of more casual alternatives, a new study shows.

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Related Topix: World News, Ceredigion County, Wales, United Kingdom, Health

BBC News

Fist bumps 'cleaner than handshakes'

Scientists at Aberystwyth University in Wales have shown that a shake transfers more bacteria than other forms of hand-on-hand action.

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Related Topix: Health, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

Lansing State Journal

Editorial roundup: State should welcome Chinese investors

The state -- and Detroit -- should encourage that interest by pursuing an aggressive strategy to attract foreign job creators.

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Related Topix: Michigan, Michigan Government, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Health

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Toward a safer food supply

For more than 35 years, the Food and Drug Administration has viewed the widespread use of antibiotics in animal feed with concern.

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Related Topix: Food and Drug Administration, Health

Medical News Today

Could a probiotic prevent obesity?

Between 1980 and 2008, the prevalence of worldwide obesity more than doubled. In the US alone, almost 35% of adults are obese.

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Related Topix: Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, Medicine, Pharmacology, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin, Diabetes, Health

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