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Antibiotic-Resistant Superbugs Are Causing Bacterial Infections - Business Insider
Science & Tech  (tags: health, antibiotics, humans, animals, superbugs, India, United States, bacteria, antibiotics resistant bacteria, infections, death )

- 1264 days ago -
Newborns in India are now dying at alarming rates from infections that were once curable, The New York Times reported on Thursday. The same deadly "superbugs" are spreading around the globe and have already come to the United States.
Ancient Brew Masters Tapped Antibiotic Secrets
Science & Tech  (tags: antibiotics, brewers, ancient, discovery, humans, research, scientists, study, tetracycline. Streptomyces )

- 2821 days ago -
A chemical analysis of the bones of ancient Nubians shows that they were regularly consuming tetracycline, most likely in their beer. The finding is the strongest evidence yet that the art of making antibiotics, which officially dates to the discovery of
Ants Use Multiple Antibiotics as Weed Killers
Science & Tech  (tags: ants, actinomycetes, antibiotics, soil, fungal infectionsenvironment, health, research )

- 2828 days ago -
ants use the antibiotics to inhibit the growth of unwanted fungi and bacteria in their fungus cultures which they use to feed their larvae and queen. These antibiotics are produced by actinomycete bacteria that live on the ants in a mutual symbiosis.
New Antibiotic-Resistant Superbug Found: Should Everybody Panic?
Science & Tech  (tags: superbug, antibiotics, south asia, panic )

- 2841 days ago -
The antibiotics-resistant superbug that emerged in South Asia appears to have claimed its first life.
Antibiotics Inhibit Plant Growth
Science & Tech  (tags: photosynthesis, Antibiotics, Plant Growth, Science )

- 3026 days ago -
A common antibiotic slows photosynthesis and stunts the growth of plants in lab experiments.
2 Americans, 1 Israeli Woman Win Nobel Chemistry Prize
Science & Tech  (tags: Nobel Prize, Israel, scientists, women scientists, Cell Biology, antibiotics )

- 3152 days ago -
STOCKHOLM -- Two Americans and an Israeli scientist won the 2009 Nobel Prize in chemistry on Wednesday for atom-by-atom mapping of the protein-making factories within cells - a feat that has spurred the development of antibiotics
Alligator Blood May Lead to Powerful New Antibiotics
Science & Tech  (tags: science, research, health, humans, antibiotics, bacteria, interesting )

- 3699 days ago -
Biochemists in Louisiana found that blood from the American alligator can successfully destroy 23 strains of bacteria, including strains known to be resistant to antibiotics.
New Bacteria Resist Antibiotics 50 Times Stronger
Science & Tech  (tags: bacteria, antibiotics, health, science )

- 3702 days ago -
Scientists discovered new type of bacteria that were able to resist antibiotics 50 times stronger than the standard antibiotics. Fortunately, these bacteria weren't built for attacking humans. Unfortunately, these bacteria were closely related to some w
Ant Guts Could Pave the Way for Better Antibiotics
Science & Tech  (tags: concept, health, humans, research, science, study, technology, antibiotics, bacteria, cell, genes, genome, inhibitors, protein, entomology, medicine )

- 3712 days ago -
This work could allow researchers to create new antibiotics against gram-negative bacteria,like E. coli and salmonella,that would destroy these bacteria by disabling the mechanism that produces their protective coating.
Antibiotics Sought for Resistant Bacteria
Science & Tech  (tags: antibiotics, drug resistance, bacteria, chemical modification, research )

- 3818 days ago -
British scientists are pioneering new ways of tweaking the molecular structure of antibiotics to allow them to successfully fight resistant bacteria. They have now developed methodologies for altering the structure of the antibiotics,.

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