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Environment Health

New Evidence That Artificial Sweeteners Have Toxic Effects On Gut Bacteria

Andrea D. Steffen
FDA approved artificial sweeteners and some sports supplements were found to be toxic to digestive gut bacteria in new studies. Their consumption can adversely affect gut microbial activity, causing a wide range of health issues
Health Innovation

Biologists Engineer An Eavesdropping Virus Into A Bacterial Assassin

Andrea D. Steffen
“When bacteria talk, Bonnie Bassler listens. She just never figured that viruses were listening, too.” – The Atlantic A phage is a type of virus that preys on and attacks bacteria. A team of scientists
Health Innovation

New Steel Kills Bacteria With Nanospikes

Andrea D. Steffen
Anti-bacterial stainless steel has been discovered by researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology in the USA An electrochemical etching process is used to turn a common stainless steel alloy into a bacteria-killing surface that

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