Nowadays, talking about vaccines is trendy. Although we have a lot of information about the topic, most people still don’t understand how and why vaccines work (yes, they do!). In order to understand it, it is necessary to know how does the immune system acts. In fact, the immunology asRead More →

Despite the lack of snow some ski seasons, resorts are not usually troubled to keep their tracks white during all the season. Part of the credit should be attributed to a peculiar group of bacteria that cause disease in plants. Since its invention in the fifties and introduction in SpainRead More →

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During the nineteenth century it was thought that infectious diseases were generated from miasmas (pollutant vapors), which were transported by air. It was not known that germs cause diseases or that they can be transmitted through the consumption of water contaminated by faeces. During that same period, the River ThamesRead More →