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In the war against antibiotics, bacteria aren't selfish.
Researchers at Boston University and the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard have discovered that charitable behavior exists in one of the most microscopic forms of lifeâ€”bacteria.
Biomedical engineers at Boston University have taught bacteria how to count.
By Anne Harding NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Vibrating insoles can improve balance in patients with stroke or diabetic neuropathy, a common nerve problem that affects sensation in the feet and elsewhere, Boston researchers report.
- A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.