Archive: 8/02/2008

New cause identified for necrotic enteritis in chicken

Researchers from Monash University and CSIRO Livestock Industries have demonstrated for the first time that alpha-toxin protein, long thought to be required for necrotic enteritis to develop, is not the main cause of the ...

dateFeb 08, 2008 in
shares0 comments 0

Case links death to environmental tobacco smoke

A young asthmatic woman who collapsed and died shortly after arriving for her shift as a waitress at a bar may be the first reported death to be reported nationally from acute asthma associated with environmental tobacco ...

dateFeb 08, 2008 in Health
shares0 comments 0

Renaissance mystery solved

Forensic scientists said the death of Italian Renaissance philosopher Giovanni Pico della Mirandola appears to have been foul play.

dateFeb 08, 2008 in Other
shares0 comments 0