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  1. Teixobactin: gold rush or muddy bank holiday?
    Teixobactin: gold rush or muddy bank holiday?

    Teixobactin, if it lives up to its promise, will be the first of a new class of antibiotics against Gram-positive organisms.

  2. Journal highlight - endophytes increase wheat tolerance for abiotic stress
    Journal highlight - endophytes increase wheat tolerance for abiotic stress

    Endophytes have the potential to increase wheat tolerance for abiotic stress, according to research published in the Journal of Applied Microbiology.

  3. Ebola vaccine trials will start in West Africa
    Ebola vaccine trials will start in West Africa

    Three vaccines against Ebola infection are in development, two of which will be tested in West Africa very soon, the WHO has confirmed.

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  1. sfamtweets: Ebola nurse: Pauline Cafferkey 'happy to be alive' http://t.co/68Js8gbDou

    6:12 PM Jan 24

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    6:15 PM Jan 23