Superbug
Australian seagulls carry superbugs  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
In a surprising observation, a team of Australian scientists found that one in five silver gulls in Australia harbored antibiotic-resistant bacteria, which could cause a wave of serious human infections. This comes against a background of increasing alarm over the... more
Researchers develop new technique to enhance infection-fighting potential of natural chemicals  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
Researchers in Japan have identified multiple promising new drug candidates to treat antibiotic-resistant infections, including the superbug MRSA (methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus). more
Fighting drug resistance with fast, artificial enhancement of natural products  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
Researchers in Japan have identified multiple promising new drug candidates to treat antibiotic-resistant infections, including the superbug MRSA (methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus). The team developed a new technique to... more
Researchers reveal virulence regulatory mechanism in a superbug  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
As antibiotic resistance is growing and posing a threat on public health, developing new antibiotics has become more urgent than ever. more
Superbug virulence regulatory mechanism revealed: Pave ways for developing new antibiotics  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
As antibiotic resistance is growing and posing a threat on public health, developing new antibiotics has become more urgent than ever. Researchers have recently revealed the... more
Cannabis ingredient shows promise as potential antibiotic for superbugs  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
Researches at the University of Queensland in Australia have discovered that a topical formulation containing cannabidiol (CBD) is effective at killing bacterial skin infections. more
Plant foods may transmit antibiotic-resistant superbugs to humans  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
Researchers have revealed that plant foods may be transmitting antibiotic resistance to the gut microbiome. more
Widely available antibiotics could be used in the treatment of 'superbug' MRSA  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
Some MRSA infections could be tackled using widely-available antibiotics, suggests new research from an international collaboration. more
Widely available antibiotics could be used in the treatment of 'superbug' MRSA  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Some MRSA infections could be tackled using widely-available antibiotics, suggests new research from an international collaboration led by scientists at the University of Cambridge... more
Plants may be transmitting superbugs to people  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
Antibiotic-resistant infections are a threat to global public health, food safety and an economic burden. To prevent these infections, it is critical to understand how antibiotic-resistant bacteria and their genes are transmitted from both... more
Plants may be transmitting superbugs to people  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
Antibiotic-resistant infections are a threat to global public health, food safety and an economic burden. To prevent these infections, it is critical to understand how antibiotic-resistant bacteria and their genes are transmitted from both... more
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