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A history of Pseudomonas aeruginosa PA14

This month, the first paper describing Pseudomonas aeruginosa UCBPP-PA14 has been re-printed in the Journal of Medical Microbiology. Pseudomonas aeruginosa UCBPP-PA14 is a unique strain. It can cause severe disease in both plants and animals. Because of this, it is … Continue reading

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Using pig lungs to better understand Cystic fibrosis-related infections in humans

Cystic fibrosis (CF) is an inherited genetic condition that affects around 10,000 people in the UK. Caused by a mutation in the CFTR gene, CF is typified by incorrect transport of salt and water into and out of cells, which … Continue reading

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