An antibacterial fabric with an ability to kill off two of the most infectious and lethal pathogens -E.Coli and Staphylococcus aureus - has been developed by researchers in Australia.
Scientists have found an inexpensive and effective way to quickly improve the quality of drinking water.
Common stomach bug E.coli may hold the key to turning plants into biodiesel, which is hailed as a possible solution to reducing our reliance on fossil fuels.
Contaminated soil stuck on potatoes and leeks may have been the source of an E.coli outbreak in the UK earlier this year.
Researchers indicated that it could provide a new approach to tackling drug-resistant infections.
A similar technology is using E.coli bacteria to make plastics.
Russia has agreed to lift a ban on EU vegetables imposed over an E.coli outbreak.
The number of reported infections in Germany, the epicenter of the outbreak, is now up to 3,408.
Officials investigating an organic farm in northern Germany said on Saturday they do not expect to take legal action against it for causing an E.coli outbreak that has killed at least 31 people.
A German government health institute said Saturday that bean sprouts had led to a deadly bacteria outbreak that spread panic across Europe and claimed at least 33 lives.
The E. coli outbreak, the world`s deadliest, has sickened nearly 3,100 people — most of them in Germany.
New data shows that bean sprouts are the most likely source of the outbreak of E.coli which has killed 30 people so far.
Outbreak has killed 17 and infected 1500 in at least 10 European countries.
More than 270 people in Germany seriously ill due to deadly bacteria detected in Spanish cucumbers.
Day in Pics: 29th August
August 29, 2014
Famous Ganesh Pandals in Mumbai