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Scientists develop `antibacterial gel` to kill hospital superbugs

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 19, 2014, 13:38

Scientists have created the very first antibacterial gel that acts to kill the most resistant hospital superbugs.

New approach could help penicillin fight superbugs

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014, 11:04

Researchers have said that a new approach could help penicillin counter even "superbugs."

`Impregnable` superbugs may soon be history

Last Updated: Thursday, April 10, 2014, 13:54

Researchers have discovered a class of agents that can make some of the most notorious strains vulnerable to the same antibiotics that they once handily shrugged off.

Ganges full of deadly `superbugs`: Study

Last Updated: Monday, June 09, 2014, 14:48

In May and June when millions of pilgrims throng Rishikesh and Haridwar in Uttarakhand to take holy dip, levels of antibiotic-resistant `superbugs` have been found 60 times greater than other times of the year, shows research.

US issues rules for removing antibiotics from farms

Last Updated: Thursday, December 12, 2013, 09:41

In response to concerns about the rise in drug-resistant superbugs worldwide, US regulators issued voluntary guidelines to help cut back on antibiotics routinely fed to farm animals.

Protein resistant to superbugs discovered

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 03, 2013, 16:42

In the war against superbugs, researchers have discovered a protein that can kill bacteria and can serve as a powerful antibiotic in the future.

`Nanosponge vaccine` can help fight superbugs

Last Updated: Monday, December 02, 2013, 18:05

A new study has revealed that nanosponges that soak up a dangerous pore-forming toxin produced by MRSA (methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus) could serve as a safe and effective vaccine against this toxin.

How superbugs develop antibiotic resistance

Last Updated: Saturday, November 30, 2013, 09:50

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.

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