Legionnaires' disease

Legionnaires’ Outbreak in Flint Linked to Low Chlorine Levels in Water
Ashley Yeager | Feb 6, 2018
New evidence supports the idea that a drop in concentrations of the disinfectant during the town’s water crisis caused several deaths and severe illness.
Legionnaires’ Disease Bacteria Found in Flint Residents’ Water
Aggie Mika | Jun 7, 2017
The data cannot confirm whether an outbreak of cases in recent years in Michigan was caused by contaminated drinking water. 
Nanoscale Defenses
Edward D. Marks and Steven Smith | May 1, 2016
Coating hospital surfaces, surgical equipment, patient implants, and water-delivery systems with nanoscale patterns and particles could curb the rise of hospital-acquired infections.
Copper Stopper
The Scientist Staff | Apr 30, 2016
This research found that coating hospital surfaces with copper helped battle microbes and the infections they spread.
Legionella Strikes Again
Jef Akst | Sep 2, 2015
Following an outbreak in New York City last month, Legionnaires’ disease pops up in Illinois and California. 
Legionnaires’ Bacteria at GSK
Jef Akst | Aug 14, 2015
GlaxoSmithKline temporarily shuts down a manufacturing plant in North Carolina after Legionella bacteria are detected in two external cooling towers.
Legionnaires’ Disease Kills Eight in NYC
Jef Akst | Aug 6, 2015
New York City reports its eighth victim of Legionnaires’ disease in the past month. Nearly 100 people have been hospitalized.
Pathogen Found in Wiper Fluid
Tracy Vence | May 19, 2014
Scientists isolate the bacterium that causes Legionnaires’ disease in windshield-washing liquid taken from school buses.
Forced Feeding
Edyta Zielinska | Feb 1, 2012
Editor's choice in drug development
Top 7 in Microbiology
Edyta Zielinska | Sep 26, 2011
A snapshot of the most highly ranked articles in microbiology and related areas, from Faculty of 1000