Keyword Results for   'bacteria'  
Cigarettes build 'fortified city' for germs inside mouth  Jun 1, 2:11 pm
Washington DC, June1 (ANI): Housing millions of germs, mouth is certainly the 'dirtiest' parts of the body. However puffing cigarettes makes it even filthier and may make even more convenient for certain bacteria like Porphyromonas gingivalis to camp in there.
Antibacterial soaps, toothpaste not as harmful as thought  May 19, 12:11 pm
Washington D.C, May 19 (ANI): An agent used in many antibacterial products might not be as harmful as some had feared, according a new study.
Quadruple amputee Shalini to run in 10K marathon  May 13, 6:48 pm
New Delhi, May 13 (ANI): Shalini Saraswathi, who had her limbs amputated while battling a rare bacterial infection, has shown her indomitable fighting spirit with her resolve to participate in the prestigious Tata Consultancy Services World 10K Marathon to be held in Bangalore on Sunday.
Turns out, you can `catch` obesity  May 7, 12:04 pm
Washington D.C, May 7 (ANI): If you have been working out and yet the scale is creeping up, then you may want to blame your obese roommate. A new study has revealed that obesity can be contagious.
Bacteria offers clue to how birds got their wings  May 7, 11:27 am
Washington D.C, May 7 (ANI): Using bacteria, an international team of evolutionary biologists has shed some light on how the birds got their wings.
Dr. Lokendra Singh inaugurates bacteria generation plant   Apr 12, 11:40 am
New Delhi, Apr 12 (ANI-NewsVoir): KK Nag Pvt Ltd., the leading supplier of customized foam products in EPS, EPP and a leading player in rotationally molded products celebrated the official opening of its state of the art manufacturing facility for manufacturing of Anaerobic Microbial Inoculum (AMI) for use in Bio-Digester Toilets at URSE, Pune.
Antibacterial soaps can risk your baby's gut  Apr 2, 12:10 pm
Washington D.C, April 2 (ANI): A new animal study has found that use of a common nonprescription antimicrobial, triclocarban (TCC) during pregnancy and breast-feeding may alter the offspring's composition of intestinal bacteria and other micro-organisms, called the gut microbiota.
Smoking risks health by altering bacterial balance in mouth  Mar 30, 1:33 pm
Washington D.C, Mar 30 (ANI): Smokers, if you didn't have enough reasons to kick the butt, then a new study is giving you one more: smoking alters bacterial balance in mouth, putting you at many health risks.
Beer offers new weapon against cancer  Mar 14, 1:15 pm
Washington D.C, Mar 14 (ANI): Turns out, beer contains a key ingredient that could be used in the war against cancer and disease.
Soon, probiotic pills to keep cavities at bay  Mar 11, 1:33 pm
Washington, Mar 11 (ANI): What if fighting cavities could be as easy as taking a pill? A team of researchers has identified a new strain of bacteria in the mouth that may keep bad bacteria in check, paving way for new tooth decay treatment using probiotics.
This theorem can help to cure tuberculosis' secret  Feb 23, 4:32 pm
Washington D.C., Feb. 23 (ANI): Rice University researchers have sought to streamline the analysis of complex biochemical networks and to reveal inconsistencies in biological data. Their theorem helps to uncover hidden drivers of non-monotonic responses to monotonic stimuli in tuberculosis bacteria.
Sugar found out in leafy greens helps to promote health  Feb 16, 2:21 pm
Washington D.C., Feb. 16 (ANI): A new discovery finds out how bacteria feed on an unusual sugar molecule found in leafy green vegetables could hold the key to explaining how 'good' bacteria protect our gut and promote health.
Beards harbouring next-gen antibiotics?  Jan 27, 4:48 pm
London, Jan 27 (ANI): It's an age-old debate: Are beards good for your health? Now, a recent study has suggested that a huge variety of bacteria is found in the facial hair that could help develop new antibiotics.
Child scientist' Mustafa develops technique to protect crops from bacteria  Jan 15, 7:00 pm
Jorhat (Assam), Jan. 15 (ANI): Thirteen-year-old Mustafa Ahmed from Assam has won a 'child scientist' award at the 23rd National Children Science Congress (NCSC) at the Chandigarh University for his project to protect crops from bacteria.
'Child scientist' Mustafa develops technique to protect crops from bacteria  Jan 15, 6:58 pm
Jorhat (Assam), Jan. 15 (ANI): Thirteen-year-old Mustafa Ahmed from Assam has won a 'child scientist' award at the 23rd National Children Science Congress (NCSC) at the Chandigarh University for his project to protect crops from bacteria.
Why gut microbes are your `winter buddies`  Dec 4, 9:33 am
Washington D.C, Dec 4 (ANI): The winter is upon us and with it comes the time to take out the heavy coats and thick gloves, but also the time, if a recent study is to be believed, for your gut bacteria to remodel your weight.
Gut bacteria making you obese diabetic  Oct 30, 8:48 am
Washington D.C, Oct 30 (ANI): You may want to blame your gut bacteria for those extra kilos and diabetes as a recent study has revealed that an excess of bacteria in the gut can change the way the liver processes fat and could lead to the development of metabolic syndrome.
How you can benefit from ß-glucan-enriched pasta  Sep 19, 8:29 am
Washington D.C, Sept 19 (ANI): In their search for foods that encourage the growth of good bacteria in the gut, researchers have come out with Beta-glucan-enriched pasta.
`Gut-bacterial personalization` may be the next big diet trend  Sep 11, 9:03 am
Washington D.C, Sept 11 (ANI): As per a new study, your stomach bacteria determine which diet is best for weight reduction.
Roles of gut bacteria in diabetes, obesity driven by genetic factors   Sep 4, 8:28 am
Washington D.C, Sept 4 (ANI): A new study has examined how bacterial and mammalian genomics interact to boost insulin resistance and other metabolic disorders.
Blueberry extract, a proposed remedy to cure gum disease  Sep 3, 2:33 pm
Washington DC, Sep 03 (ANI): Gum disease or plaques on teeth is a common dental issue among adults. It occurs due to bacteria form bio-films or inflamed gums. Periodontitis is one common case that requires heavy antibiotic dosage.
Now, a book to purify drinking water  Aug 17, 2:14 pm
Washington DC. Aug. 17 (ANI): In a breakthrough discovery, researchers at the University of Virginia's Center for Global Health have developed 'The Drinkable Book', which is a nanotechnology-based method to purify drinking water and can eliminate water-borne bacteria.
Would you dig in this cheesecake containing `gorilla poo`  Aug 10, 4:16 pm
London, Aug 10 (ANI): Who doesn't love cheesecakes! But getting yourself to take a bite of this newly crafted cheesecake would be tricky, as one of its ingredients is "gorilla poo".
Bacteria that `eats` nicotine gives hope for anti-smoking therapy  Aug 10, 4:16 pm
Washington DC, Aug 10 (ANI): Scientists have discovered that nicotine chomping bacterial enzyme may be crucial in possible anti-smoking therapy.
'Microbiota' prevents development of type 1 diabetes  Aug 7, 3:57 pm
Washington DC, Aug 7 (ANI): Scientists have found that a set of bacteria in our body, known as microbiota, can also protect us against the development of type 1 diabetes.