November 19, 2021

Scientists are recruiting phages, bacteria’s natural predators, as the antibiotic resistance crisis worsens.

January 24, 2020

Drug resistance is spreading to marine wildlife, and the dangers to both animals and humans are real

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.

May 1, 2017

Bacteria-eating viruses regain interest among academia and industry

December 11, 2014

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

December 1, 2014

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

March 12, 2013

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

November 15, 2011

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


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