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The bacteria surviving in contact lens cleaning solution

ContactLens-2wThe team tested different strains of the keratitis-causing bacterium Pseudomonas aeruginosa for their ability to survive in a commonly used contact lens cleaning solution

Researchers at the University of Liverpool, have found that a bacterial strain associated with severe infections shows enhanced resistance to a common contact lens disinfectant solution. Read the full article.

The Liverpool View: Saving lives in disasters by prevention and populism avoidance

ChileEarthquake-2wDavid Hojman is Professor of Economics and International Business in the University of Liverpool’s Management School

“The recent Chilean earthquake, which registered 8.2 on the Richter scale, is remarkable because of the very small number of people it killed: only seven. Read the full article

Study provides new insight into how toddlers learn verbs

toddlers-2wVerbs pose a challenge for toddlers because they describe actions rather than objects

Parents can help toddlers’ language skills by showing them a variety of examples of different actions, according to new research from the University of Liverpool. Read the full article