How the human microbiota can influence respiratory health

In a review published in Trends in Microbiology, the authors discuss the role of the bacteria and viruses residing in the human gut and respiratory tract as well as their interactions and link to severity of the disease. Profiling the bacteria and viruses residing in the human body could help to diagnose different pathogens and develop new targeted interventions, they say. However, they caution studies that identify bacterial biomarkers of respiratory infections are necessary before moving to investigate the causal relationship between microbes and disease. | 24.01.2022

A joint initiative between BioArte Ltd and the Ministry for Education.

The Ministry for Education has received 9,000 bottles of hand sanitisers, donated as part of an initiative by The kENUP Foundation. The sanitisers will be distributed to every educator in Malta. The donation was made in recognition of the sterling work done to ensure access to education in these unprecedented times. It was facilitated through the collaboration of The BioArte Limited.

Newsbook | 15.03.2021

Newsbook | 15.03.2021

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A local start-up, the Bio Arte Limited, based at the Life Sciences Park in San Ġwann, is currently working on sequencing the Maltese strain of COVID-19 with the collaboration of the Medical Laboratory Services at Saint James Hospital and expects to publish its results internationally by the end of the month.