Drug developed at Pitt proves effective against antibiotic-resistant ‘superbugs’

A treatment pioneered at the University of Pittsburgh Center for Vaccine Research is far more effective than traditional antibiotics at inhibiting the growth of drug-resistant bacteria, including so-called ‘superbugs’ resistant to almost all existing antibiotics, which plague hospitals and nursing homes. The findings provide a needed boost to the field of antibiotic development, which has been limited in the last four decades and outpaced by the rise of drug-resistant bacterial strains. —> Read More Here


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *