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New class of superbug fighting antibiotics discovered Mar 8, 9:49 am
Washington, March 8 (ANI): Researchers have discovered a new class of antibiotics to fight bacteria such as methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) and other drug-resistant bacteria that threaten public health
Washington, March 1 (ANI): Researchers have discovered viruses containing genes for antibiotic resistance in a fossilized fecal sample from 14th century Belgium, long before antibiotics were used in medicine.
Washington, Jan. 28 (ANI): A team of researchers has discovered a promising new class of antibiotics that could aid efforts to overcome drug-resistance in tuberculosis (TB).
How bacteria escapes being killed by antibiotics Jan 10, 2:19 pm
Washington, January 10 (ANI): Scientists have found how a subset of bacterial cells escape being killed by many antibiotics.
Kejriwal still weak, advised rest by doctor Jan 1, 5:08 pm
Kaushambi (Uttar Pradesh), Jan.1 (ANI): Though he went to the Delhi State Assembly to take his oath, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is still very weak, and his doctor has advised him complete bed rest, and is giving him oral antibiotics, instead of injectables.
How superbugs survive antibiotic treatments Dec 31, 2:05 pm
Washington, Dec 31 (ANI): A team of researchers has for the first time revealed the mechanism by which some bacteria are able to survive antibacterial treatment.
London, Dec. 17 (ANI): The Food and Drug Administration in America has ordered a safety review of antibacterial soaps after a new study warned that such products contain ingredients that make humans resistant to antibiotics.
How superbugs develop antibiotic resistance Nov 29, 2:03 pm
Washington, Nov 29 (ANI): A team of researchers used quantitative models of bacterial growth to discover the bizarre way by which antibiotic resistance allows bacteria to multiply in the presence of antibiotics.
Washington, Nov 26 (ANI): Researchers have developed compounds which have shown to bolster the ability of antibiotics to treat deadly bacterial diseases such as MRSA and anthrax.
Superbugs erasing century of medical advances: Experts Nov 18, 12:47 pm
London, November 18 (ANI): Experts have revealed that drug-resistant "superbugs" represent one of the gravest threats in the history of medicine.
New ground-breaking study promises MRSA infection cure Nov 14, 9:52 am
Washington, Nov 14 (ANI): A team of researchers has developed a new approach to treat and eliminate methicillin resistant staphylococcus aureus, or MRSA, a potent bacterium who is resistance to antibiotics.
New test for patients with sore throats cuts antibiotic use by 29 pc Nov 10, 10:36 am
Washington, Nov. 10 (ANI): A new 'clinical score' test for patients suffering from sore throats may help reduce the amount of antibiotics prescribed and result in patients feeling better more quickly.
Washington, Oct. 26 (ANI): A novel technique is set to help researchers understand how antibiotics work, how bacteria develop resistance, and what molecular mechanisms could be exploited to get around their defence mechanisms.
Washington, Oct 05 (ANI): A new analysis has found that doctors prescribe antibiotics to a vast majority of people who see them for sore throats or acute bronchitis, despite the fact that only a small percentage of them should be given the drugs.
Better use of antibiotics could be key to fighting 'superbugs' Sep 26, 10:23 am
Washington, Sept. 26 (ANI): Better use of antibiotics could help fight the infection Clostridium difficile - the superbug.
How antibiotics enable pathogenic gut infections Sep 2, 2:56 pm
Washington, Sept 02 (ANI): A new study could help pinpoint ways to counter the effects of the antibiotics-driven depletion of friendly, gut-dwelling bacteria.
Bacteria's nanoscale war strategy unraveled Aug 5, 4:18 pm
Washington, Aug 5 (ANI): Certain bacteria, including Staphylococcus aureus, have the ability to deploy tiny darts, a new study has found.
Washington, Aug 5 (ANI): A new study has revealed that when US physicians prescribe antibiotics, more than 60 percent of the time they choose some of the strongest types of antibiotics, referred to as "broad spectrum," which are capable of killing multiple kinds of bacteria.
New method could help dodge harmful side effects of antibiotics Jul 4, 11:06 am
Washington, July 4 (ANI): A team of scientists has uncovered two easy strategies that could help prevent the harmful side effects caused by long-term antibiotic usage.
Soon, 'good' bacteria to fight 'bad' bacteria in eye infections Jun 23, 1:38 pm
Washington, June 23 (ANI): Progress has been made in putting the predator microbes to attack the dangerous bacteria that cause eye infections, which could lead to blindness and have grown resistant to antibiotics.
Adding silver to antibiotics makes them more effective Jun 21, 2:26 pm
London, June 21 (ANI): A research has suggested that adding silver to antibiotics can help make them 10 to 1,000 times more effective at fighting infections.
Washington, May 18 (ANI): Researchers from the University of Southern Denmark showed in 2008 that the drug thioridazine, which has previously been used to treat schizophrenia, is also a powerful weapon against antibiotic-resistant bacteria such as staphylococci (Staphylococcus aureus).
World on verge of drug resistant 'red plague,' warn superbug experts Mar 18, 11:08 am
Melbourne, March 18 (ANI): A new plague of antibiotic resistant infections may emerge with even common urinary tract infections now resistant to conventional treatment, Australia's superbug experts have warned.
Now, needle-free vaccine for ear infections Mar 17, 2:51 pm
Washington, March 17 (ANI): A needle-free vaccine for ear infections being developed by a team of researchers at Nationwide Children's Hospital could help reduce use of antibiotics, the researchers said.
Pouring granulated sugar on wound quickens healing process Feb 15, 2:10 pm
London, Feb 15 (ANI): Pouring granulated sugar on wounds can help in healing faster than antibiotics, a new study has found.
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