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Jan 29, 2014

Jan 29, 2014

News Scan for Jan 29, 2014

Varicella vaccine study
Phage against B anthracis
Effects of terror agents on cells

Aug 27, 2002

Aug 27, 2002

Bacteriophage enzyme selectively detects and kills anthrax, researchers say

(CIDRAP News) – Researchers at Rockefeller University report that they have isolated an enzyme from a bacteriophage that shows promise as a tool to quickly detect and kill Bacillus anthracis, the anthrax bacterium.