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New study proves intestinal bacteria grow in pregnant women

New study proves intestinal bacteria grow in pregnant women

Bar-Ilan researchers discover that bacteria 'sense' pregnancy and the need to assist babies in breaking down the sugar in mother's milk.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/04/2019 10:10
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, 07/03/2017 01:58
‘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, 22/02/2017 19:28
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, 08/12/2016 20:30
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, 15/11/2016 01:16
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, 17/02/2016 11:14
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, 17/02/2015 19:08
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, 13/02/2014 10:48
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, 30/09/2012 10:42
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, 06/05/2012 16:27
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, 26/01/2012 14:16
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, 28/11/2011 22:37