Allison Parshall • November 19, 2021
Scientists are recruiting phages, bacteria’s natural predators, as the antibiotic resistance crisis worsens.
Rahul Rao • January 24, 2020
Drug resistance is spreading to marine wildlife, and the dangers to both animals and humans are real
Donavyn Coffey • January 23, 2019
Undetected superbugs weaken the global fight against tuberculosis, experts say, and genetic sequencing provides a way to diagnose evasive strains of the disease.
Cici Zhang • May 1, 2017
Bacteria-eating viruses regain interest among academia and industry
Peter Hess • February 14, 2016
Fast, portable DNA tests are a powerful new tool for fighting disease — and more
JoAnna Klein • December 11, 2014
Even animals that live far from humans are developing resistance to antibiotics, alarming puzzled researchers