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Probiotic hydrogels heal gut wounds other bandages can’t reach

Joshi’s and other laboratories have previously harnessed commensal strains of E. coli to secrete biofilm-forming nanofibers, and as living foundries for the fabrication of pharmaceuticals, fine chemicals, or substances that can help with environmental remediation by engineering the CsgA protein that the bacteria secrete, which self-assembles into curli nanofibers in the extracellular environment. In these… Read More »

Weekly Roundup for AUGUST 9, 2019: Recent Publications in Women’s Mental Health

PMS AND PMDD No articles this week INFERTILITY AND MENTAL HEALTH Maternal Mental Health in Assisted and Natural Conception: A Prospective Cohort Study. Furmli H, Seeto RA, Hewko SL, Dalfen A, Jones CA, Murphy KE, Bocking A.  J Obstet Gynaecol Can. 2019 Jul 25.  Women who conceived using ART reported decreased rates of depressive symptoms,… Read More »