Scientists Modify Viruses with CRISPR to Kill Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria

If the companies working on the tech have successful clinical trials, engineered viruses could provide humans with a powerful weapon in the fight against superbugs.

June 24, 2017

Researchers Discover the Genetic Root of Antibiotic Resistance

Being able to locate exactly where the resistance begins is the first step in truly tackling it.

June 22, 2017

A Superbug-Killing Compound Was Just Discovered in the Depths of a Toxic Lake

These arsenic-laced waters may be our best weapon in the fight against antibiotic resistance.

May 5, 2017

A New “CRISPR Pill” Makes Bacteria Destroy Its Own DNA

This "gene editing pill" could one day replace antibiotics.

April 17, 2017

Researchers Created an Entirely New Weapon to Defeat Disease

We've officially engineered a human-germ hybrid molecules.

April 17, 2017

Scientists Have Figured out How Life Is Able to Survive

This could help us combat superbugs.

February 9, 2017

Superbugs Are Spreading, But We Can Stop It

We can help stop the creation of super-powered germs.

February 6, 2017

Scientists Have Found a Way to Reverse Antibiotic Resistance

This may be the way we stop the antibiotic resistance pandemic.

January 23, 2017

Drug-Resistant “Nightmare Bacteria” Are Quickly Spreading Through U.S. Hospitals

This killer superbug spreads silently.

January 18, 2017
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