Human urine contains factors that prevent a common culprit in urinary tract infections (UTIs), uropathogenic Escherichia coli bacteria, from properly attaching to bladder cells, a necessary step for infection. The research, published this week in …Read more
Hantaviruses use cholesterol in cell walls to gain access into cells and infect humans, according to laboratory research published this week in mBio®, the online open-access journal of the American Society for Microbiology.Read more
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1 Jul 2015 | 2:43 pm
Enquist Becomes President of the American Society for Microbiology
1 Jul 2015 | 1:27 pm
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30 Jun 2015 | 7:19 pm
Human Urine Helps Prevent Bacteria from Sticking to Bladder Cells
30 Jun 2015 | 2:58 pm
Hantaviruses Are Highly Dependent on Cell Membrane Cholesterol to Gain Entry, Infect Humans
30 Jun 2015 | 2:55 pm
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26 Jun 2015 | 3:19 pm
ASM Conference on Pseudomonas 2015: Submit your abstract by July 1, 2015!
25 Jun 2015 | 9:24 pm
In ERs, Urinary Tract and Sexually Transmitted Infections In Women Misdiagnosed, Even Mixed Up Nearly Half the Time
24 Jun 2015 | 6:25 pm