The bacteria are micro-organisms of various sizes, from 0.2 to 30 micrometers (one thousandth of a millimeter). And there are many. Some live at the expense of other organisms, including man, which can transmit diseases such as the plague, cholera, leprosy, pneumonia, tetanus, diphtheria, and typhoid fever . All stuff that a century ago was equivalent to a death sentence. Then, with the arrival of antibiotics, the situation has changed in favor of our. A victory remained such until this class of drugs has begun to falter. With bacteria increasingly skilled at developing resistance to antibiotics.But the alarm of the day is not the result of a coronavirus ? The epidemic at present is serious, but the multidrug-resistant bacteria are a problem with which we are confronted on a daily basis.
and Yet the virus continue to be afraid of. Even if very small, much more of the bacteria, with a diameter ranging between 20 and 300 nanometers (one-billionth of a meter). The story is scientifically well-characterised with the advent of electron microscopes that have allowed us to identify them as responsible for various infectious diseases. Even those who before the vaccine had taken millions of lives. Those of our fathers and grandfathers do not remember the dark shadow of polio? The genre was that of an enterovirus which, once penetrated in the nervous system, in a matter of a few hours destroyed the cells: the arms and legs, lost muscle tone, became flabby. And in the most serious cases was total paralysis. It was eradicated only in the years ‘60.
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