Cigarette Smoke Makes Methicillin-Resistant Staphilococcus aureus More Aggressive

A new study, led by Dr Laura Crotty Alexander of the Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System and the University of California San Diego, shows that methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus exposed to cigarette smoke become even more resistant to killing by the immune system. “We already know that smoking cigarettes harms human respiratory and immune cells, [...] —> Read More