The latest news on bacteria
Scientists devise wound dressings that trick bacteria into suicide.
New gene scanning sheds light on the spread of drug-resistant staph bacteria.
Bacteria living on the surface of our skin prevent excessive inflammation after injury.
Study maps out areas favored amongst specific microbial communities.
Research team uncovers how the bacterium that causes ulcers travels through the stomach mucus.
Trillions of microbes live inside you. But don't be frightened; some bacteria do good things.
The hygiene hypothesis holds that our systems are primed by exposure to bacteria and allergens.
CDC investigates an outbreak of food poisoning illnesses caused by the bacteria.
The germs on women's hands, adolescents who don't get flu shots, and the evolution of hospice care.