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Latest Escherichia coli O104:H4 Stories

2013-04-10 13:27:21

Researchers have been able to reconstruct the genome sequence of an outbreak strain of Shiga-toxigenic Escherichia coli (STEC) using metagenomics (the direct sequencing of DNA extracted from microbiologically complex samples).

2012-10-13 04:01:14

New results from tests performed by Consumers Union suggest that antibiotic resistant E. coli is present in more than half of all store-bought chicken.


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bowerly
  • Large; stout; burly.
The word 'bowerly' is an alteration of 'burly'.