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Video: Animal host–microbe interactions special feature open call - find out more

There is only one month to go before the open call for papers for the special feature on animal host-microbe interactions closes. In this video Executive Editor Ken Wilson chats about what types of papers he is looking for and why he believes this topic is going to be a growth area in the future. 48 more words

Animal Behaviour

Death merchants: Antibiotic factories in India, China responsible for spreading deadly drug-resistant bacteria, say reports

Nearly 60,000 babies die in India each year because of drug resistant bacteria produced in none other than Indian pharmaceutical factories, which manufacture antibiotics. The deadly bacteria, known as superbugs, are immune to almost all known antibiotics. 482 more words


Review of 'Pathogen' by Jessica L Webb

I read the first book in the Dr Kate/Sgt Andy series last year and gave it 5 stars. I have no hesitation in doing the same with ’Pathogen’. 277 more words

Kitty Kat

Immune Response to Pathogens

The immune system is efficient at identifying and attacking these intruders, fighting off most pathogens without the host ever being aware of an invasion. The immune system works overtime to kill as many of the invading bacteria as possible. 79 more words

Disposing used Sanitary Napkins

One of the ‘Ewww” things ..

But one of the distinct things in her life.

One of the things which is treated casually.

One of the things contaminating the health and nature. 321 more words