Korean researchers discover lactic acid bacteria from kimchi could help treat atopic dermatitis

Korean researchers discover lactic acid bacteria from kimchi could help treat atopic dermatitis

A local research team has discovered Korea’s signature food Kimchi could help treat atopic dermatitis. The key lay in the lactic acid bacteria… found in the traditional fermented vegetable dish. Our Kim Hyesung has this story. Atopic dermatitis, a chronic inflammatory skin disease, can cause intense itching and sleep loss, significantly lowering a person’s qualityRead More Korean researchers discover lactic acid bacteria from kimchi could help treat atopic dermatitis

Live anthrax sent to Australian facility in 2008 살아있는 탄저균 호주로도 발송…미군, 전면 실태조사

Live anthrax sent to Australian facility in 2008   살아있는 탄저균 호주로도 발송…미군, 전면 실태조사

A matter of days after the U.S. government told us a live anthrax sample was mistakenly sent to an American air base in South Korea,… the Pentagon has now admitted that live anthrax may have been shipped to a lab in Australia in 2008. The details of the Australian case are sketchy,… but in lightRead More Live anthrax sent to Australian facility in 2008 살아있는 탄저균 호주로도 발송…미군, 전면 실태조사

More laboratories affected by live anthrax shipments from U.S. 미 국방부 ″살아있

More laboratories affected by live anthrax shipments from U.S.   미 국방부 ″살아있

More scientific facilities are known to have been affected by live anthrax shipments from a military lab in the United States. The Pentagon says an additional 107 labs, academic institutions and commercial companies were found to have received live anthrax bacteria by mistake, raising the total number to 193. The new cases include one facilityRead More More laboratories affected by live anthrax shipments from U.S. 미 국방부 ″살아있

U.S. calls N. Korea′s anthrax allegation ′ridiculous′ 미국 ″탄저균 배달사고, 북한 겨냥

U.S. calls N. Korea′s anthrax allegation ′ridiculous′   미국 ″탄저균 배달사고, 북한 겨냥

The United States has rejected North Korea′s claim that it targeted the regime with anthrax following a report that live samples of the bacteria were mistakenly sent to a U.S. military base in South Korea. The response came after Pyongyang′s ambassador to the UN wrote a letter to the UN Security Council asking it toRead More U.S. calls N. Korea′s anthrax allegation ′ridiculous′ 미국 ″탄저균 배달사고, 북한 겨냥

Pentagon rejects accusations that USFK lied about anthrax shipments

Pentagon rejects accusations that USFK lied about anthrax shipments

The U.S. Defense Department has rejected accusations that U.S. Forces Korea lied about anthrax shipments to Korea. The USFK came under fire after a Korea-U.S. working group reported last week it had brought anthrax samples into Korea 16 times since 2009, including an accidental shipment of live anthrax in April. Pentagon spokesman Commander Bill UrbanRead More Pentagon rejects accusations that USFK lied about anthrax shipments

Pentagon may have received live anthrax from Army lab ″미 국방부에도 탄저균 배송.. 펜

Pentagon may have received live anthrax from Army lab   ″미 국방부에도 탄저균 배송.. 펜

The Pentagon is investigating whether live anthrax samples were brought into the Defense Department building itself,… after an Army labmistakenly shipped out a batch of what it believed were inactive samples of the potentially lethal bacteria. A U.S. defense official said Tuesday that a shipment for the Pentagon′s police section came from the same batch.Read More Pentagon may have received live anthrax from Army lab ″미 국방부에도 탄저균 배송.. 펜

Korea and U.S. agree to cooperate on preventing anthrax accidents 한미, SOFA 운영절

Korea and U.S. agree to cooperate on preventing anthrax accidents   한미, SOFA 운영절

Korea and the U.S. have agreed to come up with comprehensive ways to prevent another erroneous shipment of live anthrax to Korea like the one this spring. Seoul′s foreign affairs ministry said Wednesday the two allies assessed the organization of a Korea-U.S. joint task force that will look into the accident during their biannual StatusRead More Korea and U.S. agree to cooperate on preventing anthrax accidents 한미, SOFA 운영절

U.S. Army did not notify anthrax shipment ″주한미군, ′탄저균 반입′ 사전 통보 안했다″

U.S. Army did not notify anthrax shipment   ″주한미군, ′탄저균 반입′ 사전 통보 안했다″

Now, on to the latest on live anthrax sample that was accidentally shipped to an American air base in Korea… U.S. Forces are known to have not notified Seoul that it was sending an anthrax sample to the country because they thought the samples were dead or inactive and therefore not dangerous. A U.S. ArmyRead More U.S. Army did not notify anthrax shipment ″주한미군, ′탄저균 반입′ 사전 통보 안했다″

Korean, U.S. officials visit Osan Air Base to review anthrax procedures ″

Korean, U.S. officials visit Osan Air Base to review anthrax procedures   ″

It′s been seventy days since the U.S. military mistakenly sent live anthrax samples to a U.S. air force base in Korea. To leave no stone unturned on the disturbing case, the two countries launched their first joint investigation into the matter. Kim Hyun-bin reports. Officials from Korea and the United States conducted a joint on-siteRead More Korean, U.S. officials visit Osan Air Base to review anthrax procedures ″