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Study: Pneumonia bug gained drug resistance by swapping genes

Source: Raw Story Bugs that cause childhood pneumonia and meningitis have evolved to evade vaccines by swapping bits of their genome with other bacteria, according to a study published Sunday. The findings, published in Nature Genetics, show how quickly these … Continue reading

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Feeling peckish? Try a bug

Source: SMH INSECTS are being hailed as the ultimate food – low in fat, low in cholesterol and high in minerals, with twice the protein of meat and fish. The public may not yet be convinced, but that hasn’t stopped … Continue reading

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