Bacteria - Wikipedia
Bacteria (/ b æ k ˈ t ɪər i ə / ( listen); common noun bacteria, singular bacterium) is a type of biological cell.They constitute a large domain of prokaryotic microorganisms.
Cyanobacteria - Wikipedia
Cyanobacteria / s aɪ ˌ æ n oʊ b æ k ˈ t ɪər i ə /, also known as Cyanophyta, are a phylum of bacteria that obtain their energy through photosynthesis, and are the only photosynthetic prokaryotes able to produce oxygen.
A bacterium that degrades and assimilates poly(ethylene ...
Bacteria isolated from outside a bottle-recycling facility can break down and metabolize plastic. The proliferation of plastics in consumer products, from bottles to clothing, has resulted in the release of countless tons of plastics into the environment.
Meningitis | About Bacterial Meningitis Infection | CDC
Bacterial meningitis is very serious and can be deadly. Death can occur in as little as a few hours. Most people recover from meningitis. However, permanent disabilities (such as brain damage, hearing loss, and learning disabilities) can result from the infection. There are several types of bacteria ...
Fight Bac! | Partnership for Food Safety Education
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Basil - The World's Healthiest Foods
Essential oil of basil, obtained from its leaves, has demonstrated the ability to inhibit several species of pathogenic bacteria that have become resistant to commonly used antibiotic drugs.
Antimicrobial resistance - who.int
Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) threatens the effective prevention and treatment of an ever-increasing range of infections caused by bacteria, parasites, viruses and fungi. AMR is an increasingly serious threat to global public health that requires action across all government sectors and society ...
WHO publishes list of bacteria for which new antibiotics ...
WHO today published its first ever list of antibiotic-resistant "priority pathogens"—a catalogue of 12 families of bacteria that pose the greatest threat to human health.
Online Textbook of Bacteriology
Todar's Online Textbook of Bacteriology has chapters on general bacteriology and pathogenic bacteria, including Staphylococcus, Streptococcus, Pseudomonas, E. coli, and agents of Anthrax, Cholera, Tuberculosis, Lyme Disease and other bacterial diseases of humans.
How Gut Bacteria Help Make Us Fat and Thin - Scientific ...
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