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It’s Not Just a Phage, Mom

Image from Wikimedia Commons Modern medicine relies heavily on treating bacterial infections of the body with antibiotics. An antibiotic is a substance that specifically targets bacteria, killing microbial cells. Technology has allowed us to produce these antibiotics in laboratories to … Keep Reading


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Joint Effort: Scientists Work to Discover if Medical Marijuana Works, or if Doctors are Just Blowing Smoke

Image from Wikimedia Commons Medical Marijuana refers to the use of Cannabis to treat symptoms of illness or other physical and mental disabilities. Despite recent adoption of the drug as a means of medicating in many US states, it is … Keep Reading


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