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Gate for bacterial toxins found
The cell of the host absorbs the Clostridium perfringens toxin TpeL via the receptor LRP1.
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Tue Apr 15, 2014
New research shows how pathogenic E. coli O157:H7 binds to fresh vegetables
Food-poisoning outbreaks linked to disease-causing strains of the bacterium Escherichia coli are normally associated with tainted meat products.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Monday Murder Mystery: Ain't Gonna Happen
Sorry folks, but I have been knocked down, dragged across a cobblestone street and run over by an oxen and its cart due to my own desire for a Reuben Sandwich.
Medicine mishaps to avoid
Medicine is supposed to make you better but pop your pills incorrectly, and it can have an entirely different effect.
New Handheld Device, called PERES, Protects Against Food Poisoning by Alerting Users of Spoiled Food
PERES , a first-of-its-kind handheld device and mobile app which provides information about the freshness and quality of meat, poultry, and fish and protects against food poisoning, is now available for pre-order on Indiegogo.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Avoid food poisoning, don't eat out
A new study has reported a drawback of dining out-the risk of food poising is double that of eating in Dining out ranges from a quick meal at a fast food outlet to a fine restaurant.
Food Poisoning Most Often from Restaurant Visits, Study Finds
Americans love to eat out, preferably several times a week, according to the Nation's Restaurant News , a publication for the restaurant industry .
Food Poisoning Most Often from Restaurant...
Americans love to eat out, preferably several times a week, according to the Nation's Restaurant News , a publication for the restaurant industry.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Sickness bug wipes out Thomas Cook hotel as 18 guests are on hospital drip
Holiday hell for many guests at Cuba's Hotel Playa Pesquero who have reported under-cooked meals and filthy swimming pools Sick British tourists were on IV drips last night after dozens fell ill at a Thomas Cook holiday hotel which suffered a similar outbreak last year.
FDA approves irradiation for shellfish to prevent food poisoning outbreaks
Under a new Food and Drug Administration rule, processors will be allowed to irradiate crustaceans to kill harmful pathogens.
Global antibacterial glass market demand driven by the increasing prevalence of HAIs
One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increasing prevalence of HAIs.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Public health department investigating foodborne illnesses at Bonicki's Sports Bistro
Public Health - Muskegon County officials are investigating a foodborne illness outbreak at Bonicki's Sports Bistro, 1891 East Apple Avenue in Muskegon Township.
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Gut-Eating Amoeba Caught On Film
Most of us of have heard of the brain-eating amoeba. You know? The little guy that crops up in neti pots and backyard swimming holes every now and then.
Eating in Restaurants Doubles Your Chance Of Getting Sick
If your preference is eating out, you might want to rethink that decision after a new report shows that the chance of getting food poisoning is more than doubled in restaurants.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Restaurants take the cake for food poisoning
Recent data from the Center for Science in the Public Interest shows that Americans are twice as likely to get food poisoning from food prepared in a restaurant than food prepared at home.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Asbury Park Press
Study: Consumers more susceptible to food poisoning at restaurant than home
Americans are more than twice as likely to get food poisoning from restaurants as they are from snacks and meals they make in their own home, according to a study released Monday by a consumer group.
Gene mapping germs to fight food poisoning
News24 has launched the latest update to their Elections 2014 platform - comprehensive interactive election results maps that work across all web and mobile devices.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Experts decode germs' DNA to fight food poisoning
Chances are you've heard of mapping genes to diagnose rare diseases, predict your risk of cancer and tell your ancestry.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Locally made spam musubi may have...
Just over 34 people who were "highly suspected" of having food poisoning were treated last week at the LBJ Medical Center and later released, according to the Department of Health, which collected the data from the hospital with a report to be submitted to the Senate soon.
Camfil Pathogen Barrier Air Filters Fight the Spread of Airborne PED
The virus caused illness in unrelated herds, in multiple states, within a short period of time.