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Previously unknown method of tuberculosis infection identified.

One of the world’s most deadly diseases, tuberculosis, primarily a lung disease, infects more than 8 million people and is responsible for 1.5 million deaths each year. 592 more words


Humanity plagued by single strain of bacteria

Yersinia pestis is a serious pest that has probably killed millions of people.

Published: The New Daily, 09/07/16


Cyber Weapon Profile: Cyber Pathogens

A new Cyber Weapon may soon be infecting your iPhone. This new Cyber Weapon has been described as a Dormant Cyber Pathogen by the FBI’s Hacker Investigation Team! 166 more words


Parvovirus Infection

If there’s one thing that all children have in common, it’s that they have all been sick before. Children in particular are exposed to a lot of diseases because they may not know how to maintain cleanliness like an adult and because they frequently interact with large groups in school, where disease can transmit very easily. 948 more words

Health And Disease

How to Protect Potato tubers from Eelworms

Encouraging beneficial insects to grow in your garden is much easier than you might think! Before rushing to apply chemicals to ward of unwanted potato tuber pests, like Eelworm, perhaps it’s time to consider some biological or… 405 more words


A short list of tools for shotgun metagenomics

We are currently finalizing our work on the analysis of metagenomes for soils taken from the Etosha National Park, Namibia. These soils were interesting since Zebra blood containing the nasty bug… 644 more words