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It was not until the years just after World War II when streptomycin, the first truly broad-spectrum antibacterial agent, came onto the market, and

Forbes Dec 1 2016 - 20:53

MED-TECH FIRM KASTUS has announced a €1.5 million investment in its breakthrough superbug-resistant technology.

fora.ie Dec 1 2016 - 04:03

Remember when we told you scientists wanted to look inside surfer’s butts for superbugs? Well, it was for a good reason.

Inertia Dec 1 2016 - 01:26

Superbugs are especially worrying to physicians and public health officials globally since even powerful, last-resort antibiotics are futile agains

sputniknews.com Nov 30 2016 - 16:51

“Michael is reviewing the bill and encouraged by the efforts to address antibiotic resistant superbugs, safely speed up the FDA approval process to

Denver Post Nov 30 2016 - 16:08

On December 4, the Tenth Annual Fuld Family Conference organized by the Yeshiva University Student Medical Ethics Society (MES) and the Center for

blogs.yu.edu Nov 30 2016 - 15:53

This has spurred manuka producers from New Zealand to demand trademark protection.

healthywhispr.com Nov 30 2016 - 14:13

Mcr-1 is widely known among microbiologists for its resistance to colistin, a last-resort antibiotic that is used to save lives of patients with da

United Press International Nov 30 2016 - 03:43

Recent stories by Horstman including reports of coral bleaching, the endangered Swift parrot and and anti biotic resistance implicated in the rise

Herald Nov 29 2016 - 16:16

But the subsequent emergence of antibiotic resistance and “superbugs” has presented a new challenge for medicine today.

Yahoo News Nov 29 2016 - 15:55

Public health experts and federal regulators have long been concerned that routine feeding of certain antibiotics to animals could lead to antibiot

Reuters Nov 29 2016 - 15:47

This week Siouxsie talks about why you probably shouldn't take vitamin D supplements, the satellite made by South African teenage girls and ho

Radio New Zealand Nov 29 2016 - 15:26

SUPERBUGS are a global crisis that could kill 10 million people a year by 2050. One person could be struck down every three seconds.

News.com.au Nov 29 2016 - 13:10

Acriflavine, an antiseptic in widespread use early last century, but abandoned with the discovery of Penicillin, could help tackle the rise of anti

iflscience.com Nov 29 2016 - 06:51

With drug-resistant strains of bacteria jeopardizing the lives of hundreds of thousands of people and few new treatments on the horizon, scientists

dw.com Nov 29 2016 - 05:17

While the pesticide is currently allowed in Canada, this could potentially change.

cultureofawareness.com Nov 29 2016 - 00:02

(Newser) – An antiseptic that German scientists invented in 1912 using coal tar has the potential to help treat and prevent both viral and bacteria

Newser Nov 28 2016 - 22:44

The World Health Organization has previously warned about the potential global crisis of an increasing number of bugs that are resistant to antibio

Science World Report Nov 28 2016 - 19:38

LONDON: Predatory bacteria - that eat others of their kind - could be a new weapon in the fight against drug-resistant bacteria or 'superbugs&

Times of India Nov 28 2016 - 14:58

A pilot study suggests it could prevent unnecessary prescribing of antibiotics which can lead to superbugs becoming resistant to drugs — currently

Daily Mail Nov 28 2016 - 09:43

Its digital UV light kills germs in a matter of seconds, eradicating E.

ladyandtheblog.com Nov 28 2016 - 09:43

A century-old antiseptic made from coal tar and used to treat wounds and sleeping sickness in World War I Australian soldiers has been found to hel

The Daily Advertiser Nov 28 2016 - 04:14

An antiseptic used to treat wounds during World War I that has been out of use for more than 50 years could help fight superbugs and prevent future

International Business Times Nov 28 2016 - 03:38

An antiseptic used to treat wounds during World War I and has been out of use for more than 50 years could help fight superbugs and prevent future

ABC Online Nov 28 2016 - 01:22

An antiseptic from World War I that hasn't been used for more than 50 years could help fight superbugs and viral infections.

Stuff Nov 28 2016 - 00:32

Antiseptic from World War I proves to be effective and useful against superbugs in the recent times, finds a study from Hudson Institute of Medical

Med India Nov 28 2016 - 00:04

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The Age Nov 27 2016 - 21:26

Fearful of the continual rise of “superbug” infections that are resistant to antibiotics, Yale Medicine has focused on reducing the number of infec

Fierce Health Care Nov 27 2016 - 19:03

Researchers at Imperial College London and the University of Nottingham have found a novel way of killing harmful bacteria [bbc.com] that cause inf

soylentnews.org Nov 26 2016 - 23:08

GP PATIENTS face an on-the-spot blood test under a Federal Government plan to reduce overuse of antibiotics, stave off deadly superbugs and cut cos

Courier Mail Nov 26 2016 - 01:53

In that latter category, Walz said health observers are increasingly concerned with antibiotic-resistant bacteria, a resilient group popularly refe

The Dickinson Press Nov 25 2016 - 22:54

Two disinfecting robots officially known as Xenex Germ-Zapping Robots, or more colloquially Rosie and Mavis, have been introduced to Queen’s Hospit

The Daily Express Nov 25 2016 - 09:33

Superbugs, or those which are resistant to antibiotics, have been all over the news in recent months.

infowars.com Nov 25 2016 - 07:45

Graphene is also being used to fight superbugs: In March this year it was found that the wonder material could be used to fight infections if coate

Daily Mail Nov 25 2016 - 03:06

Antibiotic-resistant bacterial diseases such as certain types of sepsis, pneumonia and Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) are on th

Knoxville News Sentinel Nov 25 2016 - 01:55

Experts say the approach was unusual, but should not be overlooked.

suchtv.pk Nov 24 2016 - 22:48

One of the most popular doomsday scenarios is that of a future where antibiotics become useless to fight off superbugs, making simple infections de

HealthAIM Nov 24 2016 - 20:04

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dailyreckoning.com.au Nov 24 2016 - 17:05

Bacteria resistant to all the antibiotic drugs commonly used in Hong Kong have been found on the city’s MTR commuter rail network, scientists say.

South China Morning Post Nov 24 2016 - 15:46

Indeed, the World Health Organisation recently described humanity as being in “a race against time” to develop antibiotics against multi-drug resis

sciblogs.co.nz Nov 24 2016 - 12:04

A series of experiments have shown that a dose of ‘Bdellovibrio bacteriovorus’ could dramatically challenge such superbugs.

The Daily Express Nov 24 2016 - 09:48

Genetically modified mosquitos and predatory bacteria could help us win the war against diseases carried by mosquitos and caused by superbugs.

Fresh Business Thinking Nov 24 2016 - 03:36

It was reported that, despite a critical HIQA inspector’s report and the provision of a national infection control tea m to tackle the problem, new

limerickleader.ie Nov 23 2016 - 22:14

Predatory bacteria - that eat others of their kind - could be a new weapon in the fight against superbugs, say UK researchers.

daily-sun.com Nov 23 2016 - 21:09

Predatory bacteria - that eat others of their kind - could be a new weapon in the fight against superbugs, say UK researchers.

BBC Nov 23 2016 - 19:15

Similarly, healthy people who have never had a course of antibiotics could still have antibiotic-resistant superbugs living happily up their noses

sciblogs.co.nz Nov 23 2016 - 11:58

Just in the past year, the medical community has introduced methods offering better cancer screenings, improved vaccines to fight superbugs, and we

Daily Herald Nov 22 2016 - 23:27

Although the use, and potential misuse, of more powerful cleaning products might be sparked by increasing awareness of so-called superbugs such as

www.unison.org.uk Nov 22 2016 - 15:56

Scientists have discovered an unusual way to treat antibiotic-resistant bacterial infections.

Digital Journal Nov 22 2016 - 15:56

Hyderabad: Surreptitious drug-evading bacteria with heightened virulence and ability to infect humans have turned up in chickens in India, scientis

thehansindia.com Nov 22 2016 - 14:01