Israelis fight antibiotic resistant bacteria

Israelis fight antibiotic resistant bacteria

What happens when bacteria evolves to the point where antibiotics are no longer effective? One Israeli company is working hard to stop that.ILTV, 3/7/2017, 1:58 AM
‘Smart’ bacteria remodel their genes to infect our intestines

‘Smart’ bacteria remodel their genes to infect our intestines

Hebrew University researchers describe how infectious bacteria sense they’re attached to intestinal cells and remodel gene expression.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/22/2017, 7:28 PM
This Jewish woman's research may save millions of lives

This Jewish woman's research may save millions of lives

Is this shomer-Shabbat 'inventor scientist' about to discover a cure for antibiotic-resistant bacteria?Victor Wishna, 12/8/2016, 8:30 PM
2 infants diagnosed with drug-resistant bacteria

2 infants diagnosed with drug-resistant bacteria

2 preemies at Tel Aviv hospital infected with deadly antibiotic-resistant bacteria, but are not in danger as they are only carriers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/15/2016, 1:16 AM
Nearly all fresh chicken in Israel is contaminated

Nearly all fresh chicken in Israel is contaminated

Egg and Poultry Board finds 93% of flocks infected with dangerous bacteria, risk is high as over 90% of chicken sold in Israel is fresh.Ari Yashar, 2/17/2016, 11:14 AM
J'lem Sewer Bacteria the Cure for Super-Diseases?

J'lem Sewer Bacteria the Cure for Super-Diseases?

Hebrew University releases ground-breaking research on microscopic 'professional killer' of mutating drug-resistant bacteria.Ari Yashar, 2/17/2015, 7:08 PM
Israeli Doctor Discovers New Bacteria

Israeli Doctor Discovers New Bacteria

34-year-old doctor of microbiology stumbles upon a new strain of bacteria during clinical testing.Maayana Miskin, 2/13/2014, 10:48 AM
Health Ministry Warns New SARS-type Virus

Health Ministry Warns New SARS-type Virus

The Health Ministry has issued a warning about a potentially new lethal SARS-type virus in Israel.Chana Ya'ar, 9/30/2012, 10:42 AM
Israeli Scientist Develops Kit to Detect Bacteria

Israeli Scientist Develops Kit to Detect Bacteria

A 92-year-old scientist from Hebrew University has invented a kit that enables the immediate detection of drug-resistant bacteria.Rachel Hirshfeld, 5/6/2012, 4:27 PM
TAU Scientists Engineer 'Superbug' Cleaner

TAU Scientists Engineer 'Superbug' Cleaner

Tel Aviv University scientists create a liquid solution to help fight antibiotic-resistant bacteria and keep patients safe in hospitals.Chana Ya'ar, 1/26/2012, 2:16 PM
Researchers Discover Fungi-Bacteria Partners

Researchers Discover Fungi-Bacteria Partners

Tel Aviv University researchers have discovered a mutually beneficial relationship between fungi and bacteria that allows both to spread.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 11/28/2011, 10:37 PM