Monthly Archives: August 2007

August 31, 2007

Nanotechnology Fights E. Coli

Single-walled carbon nanotubes (SWCNTs) can kill bacteria like the common pathogen E. coli by severely damaging their cell walls, according to a recent report from Yale researchers in the American Chemical Society (ACS) journal Langmuir. (ScienceDaily)

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August 30, 2007

Schwarzenegger Tries to Save Health Plan

Unions, doctors and other powerful interests are arrayed against Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger’s $12 billion-a-year plan to make medical insurance mandatory. He has threatened to veto the Democrats’ less ambitious alternative and take his plan to the ballot instead. (AP)

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Posted in Healthcare, News

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