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Newly identified bacteria may help bees nourish their young
  • Fri, 20 Apr 2018 02:47

Researchers have isolated three previously unknown bacterial species from wild bees and flowers. The bacteria, which belong to the genus Lactobacillus...

Of mice and disease: Antibiotic-resistant bacteria discovered in NYC house mice
  • Thu, 19 Apr 2018 20:52

Scientists have found that New York City house mice carry bacteria responsible for mild to life-threatening gastroenteritis in people, and some of the...

Colonising the galaxy is hard. Why not send bacteria instead?
  • Wed, 18 Apr 2018 00:04

SCIENCE fiction is filled with visions of galactic empires. How people would spread from star system to star system, and communicate with each other i...

The Bacteria Eats Through Skin, Is Causing Mystery in Australia
  • Mon, 16 Apr 2018 20:29

"It is difficult to prevent a disease when it is not known how infection is acquired," reads a study published Monday that tracks the spread of a fles...

In pictures: The bacteria living on your hands right now
  • Sun, 15 Apr 2018 22:34

SINGAPORE: Consider for a moment what you've touched today. After all, our hands do all sorts of things for us - they open doors, handle money at ...

Good bacteria: Why I put my poo in the post
  • Sat, 14 Apr 2018 21:24

How analysing faeces could unlock the secrets of good health. BBC News - Health

How Gut Bacteria Help Your Body From Head to Toe
  • Thu, 12 Apr 2018 12:34

This article has been created in partnership with Renew Life as part of 30 Ways to Upgrade Your Routine. Fun fact: You are walking around with more ba...

New 'NanoZymes' use light to kill bacteria
  • Thu, 05 Apr 2018 15:43

Researchers have developed a new artificial enzyme that uses light to kill bacteria. The artificial enzymes could one day be used in the fight against...

Deadly bacteria detected on Corsica's olive trees
  • Wed, 04 Apr 2018 18:52

A deadly bacterial disease with no known cure that ravaged olive groves in southern Italy three years ago has been detected in the French island of Co...

Strings of electron-carrying proteins may hold the secret to 'electric bacteria'
  • Sun, 01 Apr 2018 11:22

Could a unique bacterium be nature's microscopic power plant? Scientists who work with a species of bacteria that essentially 'breathe' rocks think it...

Model to show how bacteria grow in plumbing systems
  • Fri, 30 Mar 2018 10:50

Bacteria in tap water can multiply when a faucet isn't used for a few days, such as when a house is vacant over a week's vacation, a new study by engi...

Water bacteria probe extended to Queen Elizabeth Hospital
  • Tue, 20 Mar 2018 17:39

Four patients at the Royal Hospital for Children in Glasgow are now being treated for infections. BBC News - Scotland

Bacteria found in water at Glasgow Royal Hospital for Children
  • Sat, 17 Mar 2018 03:55

Three children are being treated for infections which may be linked to contamination of the water supply. BBC News - Scotland

Skin’s natural bacteria protects against cancer
  • Mon, 12 Mar 2018 22:31

Natural Health News — Science continues to peel away layers of the skin microbiome to reveal its protective properties. In a study published in Scie...

Antimicrobial resistance in zoonotic bacteria still high in humans, animals and food
  • Mon, 05 Mar 2018 15:38

Bacteria from humans and animals continue to show resistance to antimicrobials, according to a new European report. The report highlights some emergin...

[Herald Interview] The Wave Talk seeks real-time bacteria detection with laser sensor
  • Mon, 05 Mar 2018 02:19

The Korea Herald is publishing a series of articles highlighting South Korea’s promising startups in the emerging sector 코리아헤럴드

If Bacteria Can Survive the Atacama, Maybe They Can Survive Mars
  • Tue, 27 Feb 2018 19:14

Life finds a way, even in the most inhospitable conditions. In extreme environments such as that present in the hyper-arid center of the Atacama Dese...

In living color: Brightly-colored bacteria could be used to 'grow' paints and coatings
  • Tue, 20 Feb 2018 21:35

Researchers have unlocked the genetic code behind some of the brightest and most vibrant colors in nature. The article is the first study of the genet...

In soil-dwelling bacteria, US scientists find a new weapon to fight drug-resistant superbugs
  • Wed, 14 Feb 2018 18:30

In a report published this week in the journal Nature Microbiology, researchers describe a never-before-seen antibiotic agent that vanquished several ...

Mouse study adds to evidence linking gut bacteria and obesity
  • Mon, 12 Feb 2018 23:15

A new study of mice with the rodent equivalent of metabolic syndrome has added to evidence that the intestinal microbiome -- a 'garden' of bacterial, ...

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