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June 15, 2017
Soil is full of microbes that produce toxins to kill their neighbors, which makes it a great source for antibiotic drugs. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Wendy Galietta.
In the hunt for new antibiotics, scientists hit pay dirt
June 15, 2017 - 1:30pm
March 1, 2017
Haematite tubes from the NSB hydrothermal vent deposits in Quebec, Canada that represent the oldest microfossils and evidence for life on Earth are pictured in this undated handout photo obtained by Reuters March 1, 2017. The remains are at least 3,770 million years old. Matthew Dodd/University College London/Handout via REUTERS
4 billion-year-old Canadian fossils point to earliest-known evidence of life on Earth
March 1, 2017 - 3:17pm
May 2, 2013
Decades-old question: Is antibacterial soap safe?
May 2, 2013 - 4:50pm
July 17, 2012
City responds to aquatic center bacteria inquiries
July 17, 2012 - 4:01pm
January 24, 2009
Hib resurgence worries state health officials; parents are urged to vaccinate children
January 24, 2009 - 12:00am
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