Bacteria, Aging, and Cocoa Puffs Publications

February 11, 2015

In this podcast, we discuss bacterial hot spots in New York, a brand new antibiotic found in dirt, telomeres and aging, and an interesting article published in 17 scientific journals about Cocoa Puffs.

Links:

New York City and bacteria hot spots: http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2015/02/150205155813.htm

Cuckoo for Cocoa Puffs publication: http://www.fastcompany.com/3041493/body-week/why-a-fake-article-cuckoo-for-cocoa-puffs-was-accepted-by-17-medical-journals

Beer compound could help fend off Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s diseases: http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2015/01/150128113947.htm

Study finds telomere extension turns back aging clock in cultured human cells: http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2015/01/150123102539.htm

Teixobactin, a new antibiotic: http://www.forbes.com/sites/judystone/2015/01/08/teixobactin-and-ichip-promise-hope-against-antibiotic-resistance/

Woman's stool transplant leads to 'tremendous weight gain': http://www.bbc.com/news/health-31168511