Superbug
Medical News Today: The rise of superbugs: Facing the antibiotic resistance crisis  MNT · 1 day
Policymakers have warned that we face an antibiotic resistance crisis. Why is this, what are researchers doing to address it, and what can we... more
Superbug battle: Bacteria structure may be key to new antibiotics  PHYS.ORG · 1 day
Cornell researchers have uncovered the structure of a regulatory mechanism unique to bacteria, opening the door for designing new antibiotics targeted to pathogens. more
Increase in drug-resistant infections could put 10 million lives in the UK at risk  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Antimicrobial resistance should be taken more seriously, yet more than 99% of the population are not fully aware of its... more
US superbug infections rising, but deaths are falling  ABC NEWS · 6 days
There’s some surprising news in a federal report: U.S. deaths from drug-resistant “superbug” infections appear to be going down more
New bacteria-killing toxin shows promise to impact superbug infectious diseases  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
An international research collaboration has discovered a new bacteria-killing toxin that shows promise of impacting superbug infectious diseases. more
Hospital disinfectants struggling to kill C. diff bacteria colonies  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
The deadly superbug, Clostridioides difficile (C. diff), is putting up a winning fight against hospital-grade disinfectants meant to kill it, reports a pharmacy professor in a study that helps explain... more
C. diff puts up a winning fight against hospital disinfectants  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
The deadly and notoriously stubborn superbug, Clostridioides difficile (C. diff), is putting up a winning fight against hospital-grade disinfectants meant to kill it, according to results of a... more
Researchers discover new toxin that impedes bacterial growth  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
An international research collaboration has discovered a new bacteria-killing toxin that shows promise of impacting superbug infectious diseases. more
Scientists discover how potent bacterial toxin kills MRSA bacteria  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Scientists have discovered how a potent bacterial toxin is able to target and kill MRSA, paving the way for potential new treatments for superbugs. more
Scientists discover how potent bacterial toxin kills MRSA bacteria  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Scientists from the University of Sheffield have discovered how a potent bacterial toxin is able to target and kill MRSA, paving the way for potential new treatments for superbugs. more
Humanized skin model answers questions about transient carriers of MRSA  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
Using a humanized model, researchers have discovered why some people are only transient carriers of the superbug, MRSA. more
"Wolves in sheep's clothing" – the superbugs outsmarting laboratory tests  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Hospital screening tests are failing to identify the true extent of microbial resistance, according to new research. more
Researchers discover conjugative plasmid that augments virulence in superbug  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
A recent research led by a scientist at City University of Hong Kong has discovered an easily transmitted DNA piece that can make a new type of hyper-resistant and deadly... more
E. coli superbug spreading by poor toilet hygiene, not through food  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
A new study published in The Lancet Infectious Diseases on October 22, 2019, says that one common superbug that causes more than 5,000 cases of food... more
DNA-reeling bacteria yield new insight on how superbugs acquire drug-resistance  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
A new study from Indiana University has revealed a previously unknown role a protein plays in helping bacteria reel in DNA in their environment—like a fisherman pulling up... more
DNA-reeling bacteria yield new insight on how superbugs acquire drug-resistance  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
A study has revealed a protein's role in helping bacteria 'reel in' DNA from their environment to acquire new traits, such as antibiotic resistance. more
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