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Nose Invaders Review

3 years agoMobile / Mobile Apps : 148Apps

So the best way to combat the Flu is by flicking mucus at bacteria, eh?
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Disease-causing bacterial invaders aided by failure of immune system switch

Academics / General Science : Science Codex (10 months ago)

Immune system defenses against dangerous bacteria in the gut can be breached by turning off a single molecular switch that governs production of the protective mucus lining our intestinal walls, according to a study led by researche... Read Post

Ulcer-causing bacteria baffled by mucus: Researchers discover impact of viscoelasticity on collective behavior of swimming microorganisms

Academics / General Science : Science Daily (3 years ago)

A new study demonstrates how introducing certain polymers—like those found in human mucus and saliva—into an aquatic environment makes it significantly more difficult for ulcer-causing bacteria and other microorganisms to coordinate... Read Post

You Might Be Blowing Your Nose Too Hard

Lifestyle / Productivity : Lifehacker (1 hour ago)

One of the worst parts of a cold is the incessant nose blowing. After a while, you might even start angrily blowing your nose as hard as you can to get all that mucus out of your system. The Wall Street Journal points out this is ac... Read Post


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