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Bacteria shown to suppress their antibiotic-resistant cousins

EurekAlert 12-May-2015

Researchers studying a dangerous type of bacteria have discovered that the bacteria have the ability to block both their own growth and the growth of their antibiotic-resistant mutants. 95 more words

Microbiology

Fears rise of gonorrhoea superbug

Sydney Morning Herald AAP 25 August 2014

Concerns are mounting over a powerful new form of gonorrhoea after a patient was found to have the highest level of drug resistance to the disease ever reported in Australia.  34 more words

Microbiology

Sneaky bacteria change key protein's shape to escape detection

(American Chemical Society 28 May 2014) Every once in a while in the US, bacterial meningitis seems to crop up out of nowhere, claiming a young life. 68 more words

Microbiology