BACTERIOPHAGES

What are the disadvantages of using phage therapy?

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Bacteriophage therapy is gaining widespread attention as a result of the global superbug crisis....
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Best places to find phages (bacteriophages)

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The phrase “Bacteria are everywhere” is commonly used to describe the prevalence of bacteria in our environment. Some people...
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How are bacteriophages (phages) produced?

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Three types of phages are used to prepare diluted solutions in a French hospital (ROMAIN LAFABREGUE / AFP / Getty) How are phage products...
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What Causes Phage Plaque Halo?

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What is plaque halo? Plaque halo refers to the partial-turbid clearance surrounding the original...
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How does a phage based vaccine work?

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During the COVID-19 pandemic, many scientists investigated various types of vaccine production in the hopes of saving the world. Other...
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Phage Display and it’s Application

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Phage display. source Wikipedia Phage display is a molecular biology technique that uses in vitro screening to find protein and other...
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How do bacteriophages transfer antibiotic resistance genes (ARGs)?

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An illustration of ARG transfer by T bacteriophages Because of the rise in antibiotic resistance,...
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The adventure of bacteriophage adsorption to the bacteria and the brownian motion

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How do phages adsorb to bacteria? Did you know that phage adsorption to bacterial cells involves Brownian motion? If no, then you are just...
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Review: Can phages have a third life cycle?

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Have you ever heard of bacteriophages (phages)? If yes, then what about Pseudolysogeny? The two words are in one way or the other...
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How the age of AI is changing the way we hunt for phages: Accelerating phage workflow with OnePetri

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Artificial Intelligence simply means using programming technology to imitate human thought and...
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