E coli in the news

cyc cyc at glink.net.hk
Sat Aug 23 12:05:45 EST 1997

On Fri, 22 Aug 1997, Karen wrote:

>  Also, the strain responsible for illnesses, such
> >as O157:H7, is rarely stated, nor is there ever mention that other
> >strain(s) of Escherichia coli are common, normal residents of the
> >human intestinal tract.
> EXACTLY! This is true too. I don't know how many people I know that think that 
> E. coli is BAD BAD BAD. They are horrified (or just flat our don't 
> believe me) when I tell them it lives inside of us all our lives very happily.
> Karen

Don't forget all these minipreps usinf E. coli.  

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