Posts in: antibiotics

Could a forgotten therapy become the new panacea to untreatable superbugs?

Could a forgotten therapy become the new panacea to untreatable superbugs?

Bacteria-eating viruses regain interest among academia and industry

By | Posted May 1, 2017

Not just a hospital problem anymore

Not just a hospital problem anymore

Even animals that live far from humans are developing resistance to antibiotics, alarming puzzled researchers

By | Posted December 11, 2014

More bugs, healthier people

More bugs, healthier people

Microbiologist Martin Blaser hopes to restore good microbes to our guts, but will the public take his message too far?

By | Posted December 1, 2014

Antibiotics aid recovery from malnutrition in children

Antibiotics aid recovery from malnutrition in children

A new study finds that survival and weight gain increase when children with severe acute malnutrition are treated with antibiotics

By | Posted March 12, 2013

Fecal transplants: the scoop on therapeutic poop

Fecal transplants: the scoop on therapeutic poop

Are fecal transplants really an effective and safe way to treat infection?

By | Posted November 15, 2011