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Cigarette Smoke Makes Methicillin-Resistant Staphilococcus aureus More Aggressive | Medicine | Sci-News.com
Cigarette Smoke Makes Methicillin-Resistant Staphilococcus aureus More Aggressive
Apr 6, 2015 by Sci-News.com.
A new study, led by Dr Laura Crotty Alexander of the Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System and the University of California San Diego, shows that methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus exposed to cigarette smoke become even more resistant to killing by the immune system. 502 more words
Two new studies looking at whether electronic cigarettes help smokers to quit their deadly habit have found that while some of them can, it depends on the type and how often it is used. 11 more words
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