Antibiotic-Resistant Superbugs

WHO names 12 bacteria that pose the greatest threat to human health

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has published a list of the 12 bacteria which pose the greatest threat to human health because they are resistant to antibiotics, reports with reference to The Guardian. Health experts have previously warned that resistance to

Brazilian Peppertree Helps Fight Off Antibiotic-Resistant Superbugs

In a paper published in Scientific Reports, American researchers have shown that an extract from the berry of the Brazilian peppertree can affect the dangerous methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA). The flavone-rich compound discovered by the team represses a gene that allows