So the best way to combat the Flu is by flicking mucus at bacteria, eh?
Results from a recent study suggest a possible new source of protection against biofilm formation: polymers found in mucus. Read Post
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
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