Antimicrobial Coatings Could Improve Cantaloupe Food SafetySeptember 9th 2016
According to new research, applying antimicrobial coatings to whole cantaloupes during storage significantly reduces contamination and has the potential to improve their microbiological safety and extend their shelf life.
Two Novel Biomarkers Associated with Clinical Outcome in DengueAugust 22nd 2016
Researchers analyzed soluble forms of the B cell antigens CD27 and CD38 (sCD27 and sCD38, respectively) in the plasma of children with dengue and have suggested a role for these soluble forms as biomarkers of progression of the disease.
Key Risk Factors for Patient-to-Patient Transmission of Drug-Resistant BacteriumAugust 1st 2016
In a recent study, researchers identified three key factors that increase the risk for patient-to-patient transmission of carbapenemase-producing carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriacecae (CP-CRE).