Meet the trillions of viruses that make up your virome

If you think you don’t have viruses, think again.

What Makes Bats The Perfect Hosts For So Many Viruses?

Bats can maintain just enough defenses against illness without triggering the immune systems from going into overdrive

Space might be teeming with viruses that we’re not looking for, but we should

When the very large can’t be found, maybe it’s time to look for the very small.

Blood DNA sequencing reveals there’s a lot more microbes living inside you — and we’ve never seen over 99% of them before

What we don’t know can’t hurt us, right? Right? Guys?..

Germ antibiotic resistance ‘as big a risk as terrorism’

With the continuous advancements in medicine, it’s easy to forget that not only are we adapting to new species of germs, but they are adapting to our medicine as well – sometimes even much faster than us. The danger posed by growing resistance to antibiotics should be ranked along with terrorism, the government’s chief medical officer for England has said.