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UTSA microbiologists discover regulatory thermometer that controls cholera
UTSA (23 Sep 2014)
Karl Klose, professor of biology and a researcher in UTSA's South Texas Center for Emerging Infectious Diseases, has teamed up with researchers at Ruhr University in Bochum, Germany, to understand how humans get infected with cholera.
Global Cholera Therapeutics Pipeline Review 2014 - 5 Drug Profiles From 3 Companies
BusinessWire (11 Sep 2014)
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Cholera - Pipeline Review, H2 2014" report to their offering. This report provides comprehensive information on the therapeutic development for Cholera, complete with...
Cholera against cholera: an interview with Dr Bruce Turnbull, University of Leeds
News-Medical.net (8 Sep 2014)
Cholera bacteria, and other types of bacteria that cause diarrheal diseases, infect your intestines where they release AB5 protein toxins – that is they have a single toxic A-subunit that is linked to...
War Between Bacteria and Phages Benefits Humans
Tufts University (2 Sep 2014)
In the battle between our immune systems and cholera bacteria, humans may have an unknown ally in bacteria-killing viruses known as phages.