Antibiotics may help animals spread salmonella: Study
Antibiotics may help animals spread salmonella: Study

Giving animals antibiotics may make them sicker and could lead some to spread even more salmonella than they would have otherwise, US researchers experimenting on mice said Monday.

Asiad 2014: Athlete lunches dumped after salmonella scare
Asiad 2014: Athlete lunches dumped after salmonella scare

Asian Games organisers prevented a potential mass outbreak of food poisoning after salmonella was detected in lunch boxes prepared for athletes, officials said Monday.

Why Salmonella bacteria is a near perfect killer

Researchers have said that once Salmonella bacteria get into food processing facility, and have an opportunity to form a biofilm on surfaces, it is likely to be extraordinarily difficult, if not impossible, to kill it.

How curd could help treat upset tummies

A probiotic bacterium which is used to treat irritable bowel syndrome has been found to soothe gut bacterial infections caused by salmonella.

Raw curry leaves cause salmonella poisoning in UK

British health authorities have advised the public to cook curry leaves thoroughly if they are to be used in recipes as using them raw, may risk infection.

Salmonella cases drop after vaccination drive

Mass vaccination drives have brought about a sharp drop in salmonella cases since the late 1990s, according to the latest finding.

Oz: KFC to pay $8.3 mn for causing brain damage

Monika Samaan’s family claimed the girl contracted salmonella poisoning from a KFC chicken wrap in 2005.

Food poisoning could have lifelong consequences

Victims of food poisoning may develop a host of lengthy illnesses, including diabetes, arthritis, kidney failure and high blood pressure, experts say.

Malaria patients at high risk of bacterial infections

Scientists have for the first time revealed why malaria patients are at high risk of developing fatal bacterial infections.

Deadly bugs lurk in raw vegetables

Even with repeated washing it might not be possible to remove the germs.

Scientists find new superbug strain of salmonella

Scientists have identified an emerging "superbug" strain of salmonella that is highly resistant to the antibiotic ciprofloxacin.

Scientists find new superbug strain of salmonella

Scientists have identified an emerging "superbug" strain of salmonella that is highly resistant to the antibiotic ciprofloxacin, or Cipro.

Scientists find new superbug strain of salmonella

Scientists have identified an emerging "superbug" strain of salmonella that is highly resistant to the antibiotic ciprofloxacin.

Nitric oxide can ward off deadly infections

Nitric oxide acts against Salmonella by disrupting its metabolism, thereby keeping infection at bay.

Nitric oxide can ward off deadly infections

Nitric oxide acts against Salmonella by disrupting its metabolism, thereby keeping infection at bay.

Salmonella-based vaccines fight fatal disease

A powerful new class of therapeutics, known as recombinant attenuated Salmonella vaccines (RASV), can make vaccines safer and more effective.

Salmonella-based vaccines fight fatal disease

A powerful new class of therapeutics, known as recombinant attenuated Salmonella vaccines (RASV), can make vaccines safer and more effective.

Food poisoning from salmonella up in US: CDC

More Americans got food poisoning last year, with salmonella cases driving the increase, the government reported Tuesday.

Food poisoning from salmonella up in US: CDC

More Americans got food poisoning last year, with salmonella cases driving the increase, the government reported Tuesday.

Intestinal cells activate defence against salmonella bug

The salmonella are marked as `waste material` by the molecule ubiquitin, setting off a process that results in its destruction.