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Chemistry team is developing superbug-killing disinfectants. February 9, 2016. Chemistry team is developing superbug-killing disinfectants. More than 100,000 people a year die from hospital-acquired infections, and a Villanova team led by Associate ...
Potential deadly superbug cases in North East hospitals have increased in numbers - putting more lives at risk. Figures released from Public Health England have revealed the rise in statistics.
A naturally occurring clay long used by natural healers in British Columbia, Canada, has been shown to have strong antibacterial properties that may make it particularly useful against multidrug-resistant “superbug” infectious pathogens. The findings ...
Last November, researchers in China announced they'd made an alarming discovery: a new bacterial superbug lurking in the food chain.
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Over-prescribing antibiotics is hardly a benign activity. Liberal use of antibiotics kills off all but the hardiest bugs, which go on to multiply and give rise to a new class of superbugs - including clostridium difficile and carbapenem-resistant ...
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The scientific community has warned that the issue superbug attack i.e., infection causing microbes which were once lost from the face of Earth and have reappeared, has to be tackled with the same degree of seriousness as that of climate change.
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An antibiotic-resistant superbug once thought to be rare is spreading through health-care facilities in Southern California, health officials say.
GUN owners are more likely to get shot than people who don't own weapons - and something similar seems to be true for bacteria.
Could a “superbug” bacteria outbreak in China threaten Western North Carolina sooner than you can say “zombie apocalypse”?
Previously Recce has said the antibiotic performed equally or better in efficacy (surviving mice) than a commercial antibiotic, chosen for its efficacy against sepsis caused by the superbug, methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) but ...
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And bacterial resistance touches on another concern regarding the use of antibiotics in poultry production and the rise of "superbugs." This alarming informal term is usually associated with human-borne, antibiotic-resistant bacteria, but recently it ...
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Last month, senators pointed to problems with duodenoscopes linked to superbug outbreaks and partly blamed an outdated FDA reporting system for not adequately monitoring the devices' safety.
Duhaime wonders whether some kind of microbe superbug could populate ocean plastics. In an extreme and entirely hypothetical scenario, such a microbe could embark on a trans-oceanic, transcontinental journey by traveling via ocean currents to different ...