Latest Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy Stories

2011-02-10 19:36:56

The realization of medically treating different children uniquely may start with one of the deadliest diseases in existence: tuberculosis.

2010-09-14 06:20:00

A new “superbug” from India that is resistant to every known antibiotic has sickened people in three states as it continues to spread throughout the globe, health officials said Monday.

2009-09-14 14:04:41

Oil-and-water-based nanoemulsion could be more effective than commonly used lotions.

2009-09-14 11:20:00

Researchers reported on Sunday a new experimental flu drug that can stop the swine flu virus from infecting cells and it even seems capable of keeping it from mutating into drug-resistant forms.

2009-09-13 08:19:15

Mayo Clinic researchers say that "teachable software" designed to mimic the human brain may help them diagnose cardiac infections without an invasive exam.

2009-02-04 15:20:00

University of Michigan scientists report highly encouraging evidence that a super-fine oil-and-water emulsion, already shown to kill many other microbes, may be able to quell the ravaging, often drug-resistant infections that cause nearly all cystic fibrosis deaths.

2005-11-17 14:22:55

By David Douglas NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Once-daily use of a new extended release (ER) formulation of the antibiotic ciprofloxacin is as effective as twice-daily intermediate-release (IR) ciprofloxacin in clearing up urinary infection in women, according to researchers.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.