Scientists are recruiting phages, bacteria’s natural predators, as the antibiotic resistance crisis worsens.
Drug resistance is spreading to marine wildlife, and the dangers to both animals and humans are real
Undetected superbugs weaken the global fight against tuberculosis, experts say, and genetic sequencing provides a way to diagnose evasive strains of the disease.
Bacteria-eating viruses regain interest among academia and industry
Even animals that live far from humans are developing resistance to antibiotics, alarming puzzled researchers
Microbiologist Martin Blaser hopes to restore good microbes to our guts, but will the public take his message too far?
A new study finds that survival and weight gain increase when children with severe acute malnutrition are treated with antibiotics
Are fecal transplants really an effective and safe way to treat infection?
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