Latest Multiple drug resistance Stories
Experiments using benzophenones derived from plants originating in Cameroon produce evidence that these may be effective against multi-drug resistant cancers
Giving prescribers access to education and advice or imposing restrictions on use can curb overuse or inappropriate use of antibiotics in hospitals.
Antibiotic resistance is a global problem.
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.
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?
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.
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