THE SECRET WAR. INFILTRATION. SABOTAGE. MAYHEM. FOR YEARS, FOUR-STAR GENERAL KEITH ALEXANDER HAS BEEN BUILDING A SECRET ARMY CAPABLE OF LAUNCHING DEVASTATING CYBERATTACKS. NOW IT’S READY TO UNLEASH HELL.
#tibicos or #waterkefir is a beverage made from sugared water that has been #cultured with a symbiotic colony of bacteria and yeasts. It's a tasty and powerful #probiotic beverage that boasts more beneficial microbes than #kombucha. While the cultures for #kefir have their roots in the Caucasus Mountains and the Mongolian Steppe tibicos has roots in Central America. In fact should you find yourself in the northern Mexican desert you might just find this colony growing on various cacti…
Nature News: Creating human drugs inside plant cells has just received a boost - the first approval from the FDA. Drugs that are based on large biological molecules - known as biologics - have been produced inside genetically engineered animal cells, yeast and bacteria for more than two decades but plant-cell cultures are also attractive because they require less precise conditions for growth than animal cells. (Amy Maxmen, 8 May)
Gut bacteria linked to rheumatoid arthritis Rheumatoid arthritis has confounded efforts to identify its trigger. Mounting evidence points to a new suspect: a disturbance in the bacteria that live in the intestines. http://www.chicagotribune.com/lifestyles/health/sc-health-0625-rheumatoid-arthritis-20140702-story.html
Dropped your toast? Five-second food rule exists, new research suggests
Dropped your toast? Five-second food rule exists, new research suggests. Food picked up just a few seconds after being dropped is less likely to contain bacteria than if it is left for longer periods of time, according to new research. The findings suggest there may be some scientific basis to the '5 second rule' -- the urban myth about it being fine to eat food that has only had contact with the floor for five seconds or less.
Gut colonization is not an expected outcome of probiotic supplementation, rather genomic communication between bacteria and immune receptors may account for anti-inflammatory effects. Reference to Selhub et al., list of what bacteria accomplish in gut. Many studies cited herein. Due to >7000 to date, wise to eat yogurt + veg ferments to incr stains.
Gene that makes bacteria resistant to last-resort antibiotics found in China – A new gene that makes bacteria highly resistant to a last-resort class of antibiotics has been found in people and pigs in China - - See more at: http://www.pedagogyeducation.com/Main-Campus/Student-Union/Campus-News/News.aspx?news=350&cmp=H14