At least 15 people, including a 14-year-old girl and two women, were infected by anthrax in Odisha after eating contaminated meat, an official said on Friday.
Researchers have developed compounds which have shown to bolster the ability of antibiotics to treat deadly bacterial diseases such as MRSA and anthrax.
Researchers have identified cells in 2 distinct areas of the body that are simultaneously targeted for damage by anthrax toxins, which results in illness and sometimes death.
Researchers have discovered a unique antibiotic in the seafloor mud off California`s coast that may potentially kill anthrax.
A new chemical compound found in an ocean microbe could pave way for new treatments for anthrax and other ailments such as methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), a new study suggests.
An envelope containing suspected anthrax spores was mailed to the Milan office of the Il Giornale newspaper, owned by the brother of former premier Silvio Berlusconi.
The much-awaited Fly music festival, which aimed to bring together 13 international bands including metal groups Anthrax and Limp Bizkit, has been cancelled.
Some of the biggest and most legendary music icons will perform at India’s very first Fly Music Festival 2013.
American rock band Limp Bizkit is set to perform in India as part of the Fly Music Festival, to be held here Feb 16-17.
The death of a male rhino in Delhi zoo last month was not caused by deadly anthrax, tests at three labs have confirmed following which restrictions at the facility were eased.
The death of a male rhino in Delhi zoo last month was not caused by deadly anthrax.
One person from Kandhamal district who was undergoing treatment for suspected Anthrax, died at a hospital.
The villagers have been advised not to take rotten beef and pork and keep away from the patients.
Researchers found unique bio-markers to help track down the source of anthrax.
Bangladesh issued a nationwide `red alert` against anthrax as it spreads to more areas.
Scientists have suggested that an antibacterial enzyme found in human tears and other body fluids could be applied to certain foods for protection against intentional contamination with anthrax.
The 2001 anthrax attacks in the US are fostering development of a new generation of vaccines and antibiotics to protect people against deadly bacteria in future bio-terrorist incidents.
Day in Pics: 30th August
August 30, 2014
Famous Ganesh Pandals in Mumbai