|Zinc starves lethal bacteria to stop infection|
Zinc can 'starve' one of the world's most deadly bacteria that causes pneumonia and meningitis, by preventing its uptake of an essential metal, scientists have found. The finding, by researchers at the University of Adelaide and The University of ...
Business Standard - Sun, 08 Dec 2013 01:11
|Zinc to stop pneumonia|
Australian researchers have found that zinc can 'starve' one of the world's most deadly bacteria by preventing its uptake of an essential metal. The finding, by infectious disease researchers at the University of Adelaide and The University of ...
ScienceAlert - Thu, 05 Dec 2013 16:56
|Understanding pneumonia - causes, symptoms,vaccine, prevention, treatment|
Pneumonia These days it is not uncommon to hear about people suffering from pneumonia, children and senior citizens especially so. We talked to Dr Mehul Thakkar, experienced pulmonologist working with Jupiter Hospital, Thane about pneumonia and its ...
India.Com Health - Mon, 18 Nov 2013 22:20
|Zinc may starve lethal pneumonia bacteria|
Australian scientists with the University of Queensland and the University of Adelaide determined that zinc is able to jam shut a protein transporter in the bacteria so it cannot take up manganese, an essential metal for bacterial invasion. “It's long ...
Vaccine News Daily - Fri, 15 Nov 2013 07:41
|'Include pneumonia vaccine in govt programme'|
VISAKHAPATNAM: Nearly 25% of the 1.4 million children below the age of five that die every year globally due to pneumonia are from India, according to the United Nations Children's Fund ( Unicef). With pneumonia emerging as one of the leading causes of ...
Times of India - Tue, 12 Nov 2013 11:28
|Pneumonia kills nearly 92000 children in Pakistan every year|
The News International - Mon, 11 Nov 2013 18:05
|New pneumonia cases hit 156m annually|
Trade Arabia - Wed, 13 Nov 2013 02:07
|Shocking: Diarrhoea and pneumonia kills four lakh children under five in India|
India.Com Health - Tue, 12 Nov 2013 07:56
|A new approach to fighting pneumoniaPublish Date: Nov 12, 2013|
New Vision - Tue, 12 Nov 2013 11:41
|Fifth Annual World Pneumonia Day Marks Successes and Challenges|
Infection Control Today - Tue, 12 Nov 2013 08:23
|Vaccine boosters mulled after two children die of bacterial infection|
Pneumococcal bacteria can lead to potentially deadly invasive pneumococcal infections - including pneumonia, meningitis and septicaemia. In both recent cases - involving a five-year-old girl who had not been vaccinated and died last Monday, and a ...
South China Morning Post - Sat, 23 Nov 2013 14:19
|Vaccine demand as two children die in hospitals|
Hong Kong Standard - Sun, 24 Nov 2013 12:10
|'Antibiotics overuse spurring TB, pneumonia'|
A 'Pneumonia Update' was organized on Sunday in which nearly 100 general physicians participated to get the latest on how to manage viral, bacterial and fungal pneumonia during winter. Dr Khushrav Bajan, critical care and emergency head of Hinduja ...
Times of India - Mon, 02 Dec 2013 07:45
|Zinc helps reduce bacterial infection|
The issues with zinc relates to an infectious bacterium called Streptococcus pneumonia. S. pneumoniae causes community-acquired pneumonias, accounting for up to 25% of these infections. Pneumonia is an inflammatory condition of the lung, affecting ...
DigitalJournal.com - Wed, 13 Nov 2013 12:55
|Zinc can stop bacteria that causes pneumonia from invading the body: Study|
Sun News Network - Wed, 13 Nov 2013 06:48
|Zinc Can Kill Bacteria: Research|
TopNews New Zealand - Thu, 14 Nov 2013 00:48
|How zinc 'jams up' these drug-resistant microbes|
Futurity: Research News - Wed, 13 Nov 2013 07:22
|Zinc's secret anti-microbe powers revealed|
ABC Online - Wed, 13 Nov 2013 18:54
|How zinc starves lethal bacteria to stop infection|
UQ News - Wed, 13 Nov 2013 01:45