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UNC CEED Exchanges: The Role of the Gut Microbiota in Mood and Behavior

This blog was written by colleagues and myself at my lab and gives our thoughts on a promising frontier in psychiatric research – the microbiome. … 50 more words

Eating Disorders

Hepatitis A toll from outbreak linked to Chinese frozen berries climbs to 26 cases

ABC News March 4, 2015

Three new cases of hepatitis A linked to recalled frozen berries imported from China have been reported.

The Federal Health Department said two more cases in Queensland and a case in Western Australia had been confirmed. 63 more words


Suspected salmonella outbreak: 250 food poisoning cases linked to principals' conference in Brisbane

ABC New  March 4, 2015

A total of 250 people are now sick after a suspected salmonella outbreak at a school principals’ conference in Brisbane last week, Queensland Health says. 35 more words


Townsville high school student in hospital with tuberculosis (TB)

ABC News March 4, 2015   David Chen & Allyson Horn

Townsville Hospital has confirmed it is treating a local high school student who has tested positive for tuberculosis (TB). 22 more words

Clinical Pathology

150,000 of these bacteria could fit on the tip of a hair, and that's about as small as life can get

Scientists don’t just go looking for massive and distant galaxies when they want to explore the unknown. There’s plenty to be learned from the other end of nature’s size spectrum, too. 381 more words


Dawn of the Cyborg Bacteria In a basement laboratory at the...

Dawn of the Cyborg Bacteria

In a basement laboratory at the University of Pennsylvania, two roboticists have harnessed the innate sensing, swimming, and swarming abilities of bacteria to power microscopic robots.

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PubhD Nottingham #14 (11 March 2015): Medicine, Law, and Microbiology


Wednesday 11 March 2015 at 7:30 p.m.


The Vat and Fiddle pub (in the Golding’s Room),
12 Queen’s Bridge Road
NG2 1NB… 159 more words