Antibiotic


Scientists Unravel Mystery of Bacteria's Antibiotic Resistance

Scientists Unravel Mystery of Bacteria's Antibiotic Resistance

Enzyme Rifampicin monooxygenase inhibits the action of antibiotic Rifampicin which cures TB, leprosy and Legionnaire's dis...

Oct 10 2016, 11:04am CDT

New Clinical Tool can Help Reduce Unnecessary Antibiotic Use in Children

New Clinical Tool can Help Reduce Unnecessary Antibiotic Use in Children

Researchers have actually identified seven factors that can help doctors cut unnecessary use of antibiotics in kids with respir...

Sep 4 2016, 12:15pm CDT

Drug Combo May help Fight Antibiotic Resistance

Drug Combo May help Fight Antibiotic Resistance

Researchers have found that combinations of three different antibiotics can help overcome bacteria's resistance to antibiotics...

Jul 24 2016, 1:58pm CDT

New simplified platform for antibiotic discovery created

New simplified platform for antibiotic discovery created

New York, May 21 (IANS) Harvard researchers have created a new, simplified, platform for antibiotic discovery that may go a lon...

May 21 2016, 9:36pm CDT

Synthetic Versions of Game-changing New Antibiotic Created

Synthetic Versions of Game-changing New Antibiotic Created

In a major step towards bringing to the clinic a “game-changing” new antibiotic that was discovered last year, a team of Univer...

May 2 2016, 7:15am CDT

Antibiotic Use in Animal Feed Increasing Drug-Resistant Bacteria Worldwide

Antibiotic Use in Animal Feed Increasing Drug-Resistant Bacteria Worldwide

The genes of farm animals are becoming resistant to antibiotics on a global level. This could prove to be quite problematic....

Apr 15 2016, 5:48am CDT

Long Term Antibiotic Treatment Proved Ineffective against Lyme Disease: Study

Long Term Antibiotic Treatment Proved Ineffective against Lyme Disease: Study

People with persistent symptoms related to Lyme disease are unlikely to find relief from long term antibiotic treatment....

Apr 3 2016, 4:10am CDT

Breast milk tests

Lactoferrin, Protein Found In Breast-Milk, Critical To Combating Antibiotic Resistance

Researchers from the National Physical Laboratory (NPL) and the University College London have published a study in the journal...

Jan 26 2016, 2:12pm CST

Superbug

Bacteria Resistant To Antibiotic of Last Resort Found On Three Pig Farms in the UK

Public health officials from Public Health England has alerted the public to the discovery of bacteria that resists all forms o...

Dec 22 2015, 9:28am CST

Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria Spells Trouble

Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria Spells Trouble

It is World Antibiotic Awareness Week and while that might be cause to celebrate, there is also something slightly scary that h...

Nov 19 2015, 7:02pm CST

Surfers Help Science in Fight against Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria with their Poop

Surfers Help Science in Fight against Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria with their Poop

This will blow your geek mind. Scientists and surfers work together to find out how human sewage and diffuse pollution in seawa...

Jun 8 2015, 3:22am CDT

How To Prevent Antibiotic Apocalypse

How To Prevent Antibiotic Apocalypse

Want to protect your kids from drug-resistant bacteria? Open your  wallet. Governments and insurance companies need to com...

Jan 28 2014, 4:04am CST

UK Government Warns of Antibiotic Resistance

UK Government Warns of Antibiotic Resistance

Antibiotic resistance could pose catastrophic threat says UK's chief medical officer. Damn, I am just off a week of Antibi...

Mar 11 2013, 5:15am CDT