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Latest Multiple drug resistance Stories

Using Substances From African Medicinal Plants To Stop Tumor Growth
2013-06-10 11:24:22

Experiments using benzophenones derived from plants originating in Cameroon produce evidence that these may be effective against multi-drug resistant cancers

2013-04-30 13:15:04

Giving prescribers access to education and advice or imposing restrictions on use can curb overuse or inappropriate use of antibiotics in hospitals.

2013-04-25 15:48:25

Antibiotic resistance is a global problem.

Antibiotic-Resistant Superbugs A Growing Global Health Threat
2013-03-11 10:06:06

Britain’s top health official says that “superbugs” should be added to the list of issues that pose a dire threat to the nation. The danger posed by the growing number of bacteria resistant to antibiotics is as dangerous to the country as terrorism.

2013-03-08 00:21:25

A University of Granada researcher has formulated a new hypothesis concerning an enigma that the scientific community has still not been able to solve and which could revolutionize the pharmaceutical industry: Why are bacteria becoming increasingly more resistant to antibiotics?

2012-11-14 14:38:05

A new study published in BioMed Central's open access journal Antimicrobial Resistance and Infection Control reports of a phenomenon that could help control the spread of hospital-acquired infections: a surface-coating of metalloacids kills off microbial strains, even in multidrug-resistant microorganisms.


Word of the Day
begunk
  • 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.