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Enzyme to protect `good` gut bacteria from antibiotics

Last Updated: Saturday, June 14, 2014, 13:44

You may soon take antibiotics without fearing the loss of "good bacteria" residing in the intestines.

Stop growth of animal farms: Activists

Last Updated: Saturday, May 24, 2014, 19:04

After a WHO report highlighted that use of antibiotics in animal farms poses a danger to the health of humans, an animal rights group launched a campaign to stop the proliferation of animal farms.

New molecule can tackle antibiotic-resistant bacteria

Last Updated: Friday, May 23, 2014, 12:09

Joining the global fight against antibiotic-resistant bacteria, Canadian scientists have identified a small molecule that prevents bacteria from forming into biofilms, a frequent cause of infections.

Antibiotic resistance serious global threat to public health: WHO

Last Updated: Thursday, May 01, 2014, 17:32

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has warned in its new report that resistance to antibiotics poses a serious global threat to public health.

Antibiotics improve growth in kids in developing countries

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 12:02

Researchers have suggested that antibiotics are able to improve growth in children at risk of undernourishment in low and middle income countries.

`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.

An antibiotic that can be switched on and off with light!

Last Updated: Saturday, March 22, 2014, 12:19

In a breakthrough, scientists have produced an antibiotic whose biological activity can be controlled with light - opening up new options in treating bacterial infections as side effects can be minimised by switching.

How honey helps fight antibiotic resistance

Last Updated: Monday, March 17, 2014, 11:28

Our grandmothers have extolled the medicinal virtues of honey, for everything from cold and sore throats to colitis and even diabetes.

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