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Raising the flag on Iwo Jima: Here’s the story behind that iconic World War II photo

On Feb. 23, 1945, during the Battle of Iwo Jima (Feb. 19 to March 26), six Marines planted the U.S. flag at the summit of Mount Suribachi. The scene was photographed by journalist Joe Rosenthal of the Associated Press and his image soon became famous around the world. What many people do not know is […]

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Pooping Out Miracles: Successful Mechanism Behind Fecal Microbiota Transplantation Revealed

Restoration of intestinal microflora functions reflects the success of FMT. Credit: Satoshi Uematsu, Osaka City University Osaka City University demonstrates success of fecal microbiota transplantation (FMT) by revealing the coordinated effort of bacteriophages (phages) and their host bacteria in restoring human intestinal flora. Clostridioides difficile infection (rCDI) occurs in the gut and is caused by […]

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