Antibiotic could save millions of lives from super

2022-04-05
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Antibiotic could save millions of lives from superbugs after study eradicates MRSA in mice - Today News Post Today News || UK News

A “game-changing” antibiotic could save millions of lives worldwide from drug-resistant superbugsThere were 38 new reported deaths Saturday. Ove, a new study suggests.

The breakthrough, made by UK scientistsBanks o' Dee sign Alan Redford ahead of Scottish Cup clash with Nairn - Today News Post, involved the development of new versions of the molecule teixobactin2021-05-03T11:38:51.911Z, which is thought to be capable of killing bacteria without damaging the tissue of the mammals it was tested on.

A team of researchers was able to use it to successfully eradicate methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus – a so-called superbug known as MRSA, which is resistant to several widely used antibiotics – in a study on mice.

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