Tag Archives: Bacteria

Combination Antibiotics: Viva la resistance!

Antibiotic-resistant bacteria are developing into a problem. The fact that combination therapies promote the emergence of resistant bacteria has now been shown by researchers. They call for a rethink when considering the use of antibiotics. A stress protein could be more...

Article by Sonja Schmitzer

Halitosis: Close your mouth, it pongs

Halitosis drives patients to social isolation. This does not need to be so: Contrary to popular preconceptions, most of the time simple actions lead to success. Only rarely does foul breath conceal a more serious disease. more...

Rattling in the Lung Chip

If you want to know how drugs or toxics affect the lungs, you have to kill animals. Or built organ-on-chips supplying answers. A bit of synthetics, a good load of vacuum, add E. coli and you have a wonderful pneumonia in the tin. more...

Article by Philipp Graetzel

Resistances: About Cannibals and Killers

MRSA infections in hospitals for example prove: Bacteria can become super killers due to antibiotics resistances. Researchers from Tel Aviv discovered that bacteria might be beat with their own weapons. more...

Article by Julia Hofmann
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