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Every day, the human body produces new cells to regenerate tissues and repair those that have suffered injury.
Combining common antibiotics with additional compounds could make previously resistant bacteria more susceptible to the same antibiotics.
Inhibiting the "drug efflux pumps" in bacteria, which function as their defence mechanisms against antibiotics, can mask the effect of mutations that have led to resistance in the form of low-affinity drug binding to target molecules in the cell.
Green tea can help beat superbugs according to Egyptian scientists speaking today (Monday 31 March 2008) at the Society for General Microbiologyâ€™s 162nd meeting being held this week at the Edinburgh International Conference Centre.
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