Discovery of MRSA-busting antibiotic gives hope against resistant superbugs

Posted in Medicine on 29th Mar, 2018
by Alex Muller

Antibiotics that can wipe out infections of superbug MRSA has raised hopes in the fight against antimicrobial resistance.

Gel filled with nanosponges cleans up MRSA bacterial infections

Posted in Medicine on 21st May, 2015
by Alex Muller

Nanoengineers have developed a gel filled with toxin absorbing nanosponges that could lead to an effective treatment for skin and wound infections caused by MRSA.

Shark Skin Aids the Fights Against Hospital Superbugs

Posted in Science on 21st Sep, 2014
by Alex Muller

New research shows that when the scaly texture of shark skin is mimicked in hospital surfaces, it helps in the fight against such hospital superbugs.

MRSA: Hospital superbug 'shared with pets'

Posted in Medicine on 22nd May, 2014
by Alex Muller

Pet owners should not worry as there is very little risk of them getting ill from their pets.