antibiotic resistance

‘Catastrophic’ Antibiotic Threat Looms Over ‘Discovery Void’

March 11, 2013, 5:55 am

A “catastrophic” antibiotic threat is now something governments must act on, says England’s Chief Medical Officer Professor Dame Sally Davies. Few new antibiotics have [...]

Giant Pandacea: Endangered Chinese Bears Immune to Superbugs

January 4, 2013, 3:30 pm

Giant pandas have been found to produce a powerful antibiotic in their blood that rapidly kills pathogens. The discovery has potential applications for the treatment of [...]

Antibiotic Resistance ‘Hard-Wired’ Into Bacteria in Isolated Cave

April 11, 2012, 4:59 pm

New clues to the origins of antibiotic resistance have been found deep underground inside Lechugilla Cave in New Mexico by North American researchers.


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Daniel Craig, Contributor