By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Wed, 05/22/2013 - 10:41
The US Dept. of Health and Human Services signed a potentially five-year deal with the pharmaceutical giant to fight against antibiotic resistance and superbugs.
By Makini Brice | Mon, 12/31/2012 - 16:08
Researchers have discovered a powerful antibody in panda blood that could serve as the next frontier in the fight against increasingly prevalent superbugs.
By Christine Hsu | Wed, 12/26/2012 - 11:01
A new, potentially deadly strain of MRSA superbug has been found in British milk for the first time, revealing that the bacteria are spreading through the UK livestock population.
By Amber Moore | Fri, 12/14/2012 - 10:20
Dogs can sniff out deadly hospital superbug not just from stool samples of the patients but also from the air surrounding patients in the hospital.
By Amber Moore | Tue, 12/11/2012 - 12:01
Researchers have shown that the gastrointestinal illness that spread to various hospitals across the world was caused by two different but related strains of Clostridium difficile.
By Amber Moore | Tue, 09/18/2012 - 09:51
A boy from Minnesota died due to the NIH superbug infection. The boy was the 19th patient to contract the deadly infection caused by a drug-resistant strain of the bacterium Klebsiella pneumonia.