Last Updated: Monday, March 10, 2014, 19:04
Researchers have uncovered the system that allows the sharing of genetic material between bacteria - and therefore the spread of antibiotic resistance.
Last Updated: Monday, March 10, 2014, 18:49
The change in your bowel pattern or abdominal pain has more to do with your diet and balance of beneficial and harmful gut bacteria than with your mood, studies show.
Last Updated: Sunday, March 09, 2014, 15:08
In a breakthrough, scientists have discovered a new class of antibiotics to fight deadly bacteria such as methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and other drug-resistant bacteria that threaten public health.
Last Updated: Saturday, March 08, 2014, 10:02
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.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 19, 2014, 11:04
A new study has revealed that garlic contains a substance that is particularly effective in encounters with even the hardiest bacterial strains.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 28, 2014, 10:07
A team of researchers has discovered a promising new class of antibiotics that could aid efforts to overcome drug-resistance in tuberculosis (TB).
Last Updated: Thursday, January 23, 2014, 19:55
Here comes a glaucoma medicine sandwiched inside a specially-designed contact lens. The lens, which can also correct vision, releases the eyesight-saving medication at a steady rate for up to a month.
Last Updated: Friday, January 17, 2014, 15:56
A high fibre diet is essential for colon health and reduces the risk of severe colon problems, shows research, alerting people not to misuse antibiotics.