Researchers have reportedly mapped 500 previously unknown microorganisms in human intestinal flora and 800 also unknown bacterial viruses who attack intestinal bacteria.
The foodborne pathogen Campylobacter jejuni can cause disease in some breeds of poultry, according to a new research. This particular finding is contrary to popular belief that the foodborne pathogen is not a harmless commensal in chicken.
The CDC reported that up to 75 staffers might have been exposed to anthrax.
The Food Standards Agency in the UK is warning people that washing raw chicken can increase risk of food poisoning.
Researchers have reportedly found the first instance of antibiotic-resistant bacteria called Pseudomonas in a squid sold at a Chinese grocery store in Saskatoon.
The FDA will back down from regulating the use of wooden shelves in aging cheese.
A new study found that exercise can boost the variety of gut bacteria, which can promote long-term health.
A new study found that toddlers who were exposed to a combination of certain bacteria before the age of one were less likely to develop wheezing.
A new study found that using ultraviolet cleaning can reduce the amount of superbugs in hospitals.
Evergreen Produce brand raw clover sprouts have been tied to an E. coli outbreak in Idaho and Washington.
Researchers have found that a small but diverse community of bacteria lives in the placentas of healthy pregnant women. The findings invalidate the previous belief that fetuses grow in a pretty sterile environment.
A new study reported that bacteria can stay for days and even up to one week on different surfaces in an airplane.
A new study found that bacteria present in gum disease are the same ones that promote heart disease.
A new study found that the bacteria diversity in pancreatic cancer was different than the bacteria diversity found in non-cancer patients.
Researchers recently studied a bacteria called Salmonella, and revealed how they manage to hide from the immune system and cause systemic infection. The findings of the study could help researchers craft a more effective vaccine against Salmonella.