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How Superbugs Control Their Lethal Weapons
Science & Tech  (tags: superbugs, microbes, computer, concept, discovery, GeneticEngineering, health, humans, interesting, medicine, news, NewTechnology, research, science, scientists, study, tech, technology, world )

- 3216 days ago -
A team of researchers at The University of Western Ontario, has discovered some processes that reduce the lethal effects of toxins from superbugs, allowing humans and microbes to co-evolve.
UK Scientists Develop Genetic Weapon to Defeat Superbugs
Science & Tech  (tags: superbugs, antibiotics resistant, bacteria, DNA, genetics, research )

- 3755 days ago -
The new approach to attacking the antibiotic-resistant bacteria has come from the John Innes Centre in Norwich where scientists identified short stretches of DNA that "inactivate" genes responsible for antibiotic resistance in bacteria.

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