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Magnolia bark fights ‘super bug’

January 4, 2009  
Filed under Infections

CM NEWS – Among eight popular Chinese medicinal plants used by Asians, magnolia bark has the best antimicrobial and antioxidant results, including fighting against MRSA, or the “Super Bug”, according to a study done at the National University of Singapore.

The eight plants chosen by the researchers are: Read more

Bats are source of SARS, study confirms

February 19, 2008  
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Ohio State University release � Scientists who have studied the genome of the virus that caused severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) say their comparisons to related viruses offer new evidence that the virus infecting humans originated in bats. Read more