Combining antibiotics with silver nanoparticles may help address drug resistance

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In recent years, scientists have developed a potential alternative in the form of silver nanoparticles. But it appears bacteria are acquiring resistance to silver nanoparticles as well.

Microplastic pollution load on seashore linked with population size of coastal cities : study

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A study of microplastics in three coastal cities in the country has found that population size has a direct impact on the abundance and nature of microplastics on their seashore.

Indian Scientists identify new route to tackle TB

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New Delhi, May 15 (India Science Wire): A group of Indian scientists has identified three sites in the genome of tuberculosis-causing bacterium that could be used as targets to kill it. By Sunderarajan Padmanabhan DNA, which is the basic building block of the genome of any organism, is made of nucleotides, which are strung together … Read moreIndian Scientists identify new route to tackle TB

Study sheds new light on urinary tract infections in postmenopausal women

UT Southwestern Medical Center

DALLAS – May 12, 2019 – A UT Southwestern study suggests why urinary tract infections (UTIs) have such a high recurrence rate in postmenopausal women – several species of bacteria can invade the bladder walls. Recurrent UTI (RUTI) reduces quality of life UTI treatment is the most common reason for antibiotic prescriptions in older adults. … Read moreStudy sheds new light on urinary tract infections in postmenopausal women

Pragya SIngh, Sadhvi’s curse-what is it?

Sadhvi Pragya Thakur

Curse! “Maine kaha tera (Mumbai ATS chief late Hemant Karkare) sarvanash hoga.” “In Hinduism, conscience, reason and independent thinking have no scope for development…. If Hindu Raj does become a fact, it will, no doubt be the greatest calamity for this country. No matter what the Hindus say, Hinduism is a menace to liberty, equality … Read morePragya SIngh, Sadhvi’s curse-what is it?