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Antibiotics Dangerous for Diarrhoea in Children Caused by E.Coli
...en to children with diarrhea caused by Escherichia coli
bacteria, may put the children at increased risk o...hould avoid giving antibiotics to children with E. coli
infections, principal author of the study Dr. Philip I. stated....
Just spice it up!!!!! Anti bacterial effects of spices unraveled in the West
...e spice had been tested and proved to have anti E. coli
properties. Though the research was restricted the beneficial effects of cinnamon, the scientists were all praise for other spices as well. Antimicrobial effects of cinnamon and a number of other spices, including garlic, sage, oregano and clove, in...
Antibiotic induces liver damage in children with E.COLI infections.
The strain of bacteria known as E. coli
0157:H7 causes some of the most serious digestive ... shows using antibiotics to treat children with E. coli
bacterial infection increases the risk of developing a potentially deadly liver disorder. "Our data...
E. coli strains resistant to a common antibiotic
...od contaminated with a strain of drug-resistant E. coli
has emerged as a possible new source of urinary tract infections. E. coli
is a normal inhabitant of the digestive tract that can cause both intestinal upsets and urinary infe...
Fight against E.coli
...ve found a way to combat the potentially deadly E. coli
0157 bacteria - by attacking it with cinnamon. Mic...servatives sodium benzoate or potassium sorbate E. coli
was reduced to an undetectable level. Professor Daniel Fung, an expert in food science at Kansas St...
Once-Daily Cipro(R) XR for Treating Complicated Urinary Tract Infections
...es that Ciprofloxacin has high activity against E. coli
that causes the majority of these infections. This new extended release formulation of ciprofloxacin may provide a convenient// once-daily treatment option for these difficult-to treat infections. The once-daily formulation enables the rapid release ...
Frequent use of antibiotics raises the risk of carrying resistant infections
...ed in the urinary sample of 3000 people. Urinary E coli
bacteria was found in low concentrations and were demonstrated as resistant to the antibiotic amoxicillin, or trimethoprim, or both. Antibiotics taken prior to twelve months of the last treatment did not made the bacteria resistant to antibiotics. Ho...
Scientists Warn Against Food Borne Illnesses
...erm secondary health problems., like strains of E. coli
bacteria, Salmonella, Listeria, and Campylobacter bacteria are all known to cause major damages o health at times....
Molecule aids fight E. Coli Infections
...cells called macrophages against// the Escherichia coli
bacteria. Most E. coli
strains are harmless, but the variety toxic to humans can inflame intestinal walls, leading to serio...
The Polymicrobial Nature Of Diabetic Foot Infections
... the most frequently seen, followed by Escherichia coli
and Klebseilla. Imipenem, meropenem, and cefepime were the most effective agents against gram-negative organisms. Vancomycin was the most effective against gram-positive organisms. The authors suggest that while choosing an antimicrobial for the tr...
Genetically modified bacteria to combat HIV
...ully modified one of these bacteria - a form of E. coli
- so that it began to secrete proteins that block HIV from infecting its target cells. When the modified bacteria were introduced in mice, they successfully colonized parts of the lower gut, and were also found in lower concentrations in the vagina. ...
Bacteria Evolve Armamentarium Against Antibiotics By ‘Stealing’ Gens
... the history of new metabolic genes acquired by E. coli
over several hundred million years, is the outcome... in Hungary studied a benign strain of Escherichia coli
to see how the common intestine dweller picked up new parts for its metabolic network--the internal ...
Bacterial Photographs Created By Student Scientists!
...bacterial images and a bacterial camera. The E. coli
bacteria are normally found in the intestines of a human being that is devoid of light. The researchers first step was to devise a method of making the bacteria sense light. This was done by adding a light receptor protein (derived from blue-green al...
Unpasteurised juices found to be potential health hazards
...n the US are well documented 1996: Outbreak of E. coli
O157:H7 infections linked to untreated apple juice sold in multiple states 2003: Outbreak of Cryptosporidium infections linked to apple cider inadequately treated with ozone 2005: Outbreak of Salmonella infections linked to inadequately treated ora...
Self-defense Mechanism of food borne bugs found
...arch team studied the mechanism of how Escherichia coli
protects itself from the poisonous nitric oxide pr...ost against E. coli. The researchers found that E. coli
produces a protein called NorR which contains a iron molecule which binds to the nitric oxide produc...
Ricin Vaccine protection against bio-warfare and bioterrorism
... genetically inserted in to the DNA of Escherichia coli
bacteria, initial studies on mice and rabbits have shown protective effect against ricin and a clinical study in 15 human subjects after ethical approval as shown considerable increase in antibodies against the toxin with minimum side effects of head...
Health Authorities Take Step to Control MRSA Infection
...op 10 of healthcare associated infections, from E. coli
to MRSA, collected from each NHS Trust in Wales. But experts say that MRSA represented less than 10% of the total bloodstream infections in Wales. Dr Eleri Davies, acting director of the Welsh Healthcare Associated Infection Programme (WHAIP), said ...
New Strain Of E Coli Responsible For Outbreak
...ection Scotland (HPS) said that a new strain of E. coli
O157was responsible for the outbreak in Fife. Furt...ssibility of becoming infected with any type of E. coli
remains the same.' The bacterium is very hard to identify and clinicians are being warned that anot...
Diagnosis On a Fourth Patient Confirmed To Be E.Coli
...there could be possibilities of further cases of E coli
to emerge, as symptoms could start up to 14 days a...rged to see their GP, as this could be a sign of E coli
infection. Dr Cromie also stated that Mr Cairns has been co-operating fully with the outbreak cont...
E. coli causes havoc in Fire Island
With the virulent E coli
having raised its ugly head, many thousands of Fir...vy said "It's better to be safe than sorry." E. coli
triggers diarrhea, cramps, nausea and headaches especially dangerous for infants....
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