germ

Antibacterial soap no better at killing germs than plain soap

If you think that using antibacterial soaps for hand-washing is keeping your family safe, think again!

Sep 17, 2015, 15:41 PM IST

Germ killer in cosmetics may affect newborn`s size

Expecting mothers may take note that exposure to some common germ killers used in cosmetics can lead to reproductive problem and may even affect the size of your newborn, a study shows.

Aug 11, 2014, 15:51 PM IST

Arsenic-munching germ redefines `life as we know it`

A bacterium that uses arsenic in place of phosphorus breaks a golden rule of life on Earth.

Dec 04, 2010, 09:44 AM IST

How strep throat germ evades human immune system

A genome study at the Methodist Hospital Research Institute in Houston has shown how strep throat germ circumvents our immune system.

Feb 23, 2010, 19:09 PM IST

How strep throat germ evades human immune system

A genome study at the Methodist Hospital Research Institute in Houston has shown how strep throat germ circumvents our immune system.

Feb 23, 2010, 00:00 AM IST