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Antimicrobials are substance that kills microorganisms such as bacteria or mold, or stops them from growing and causing disease.
New understanding on how probiotics can prevent disease

New understanding on how probiotics can prevent disease

A magic bullet for superbugs

A magic bullet for superbugs

New, more effective nisin antibiotics combat superbugs and food diseases

New, more effective nisin antibiotics combat superbugs and food diseases

Tea tree oil and silver effective in treating skin infections

Tea tree oil and silver effective in treating skin infections

War wounded at risk for superbugs

War wounded at risk for superbugs

Sagent Pharmaceuticals receives FDA approval of Azithromycin for injection

Sagent Pharmaceuticals receives FDA approval of Azithromycin for injection

Scientists develop new agents to fight superbugs

Scientists develop new agents to fight superbugs

CDC analysis finds unique social and behavior intervention helps reduce MRSA rates up to 62 percent

CDC analysis finds unique social and behavior intervention helps reduce MRSA rates up to 62 percent

Coatings that kill superbugs

Coatings that kill superbugs

Interventions helped reduce MRSA rates up to 62% in study hospitals

Interventions helped reduce MRSA rates up to 62% in study hospitals

Review of hospital infection control strategies

Review of hospital infection control strategies

Pharmacies offering no-cost antibiotics should promote responsible use, CDC says

Pharmacies offering no-cost antibiotics should promote responsible use, CDC says

Experimental microbicide containing natural compound provides protection in monkeys against simian version of HIV

Experimental microbicide containing natural compound provides protection in monkeys against simian version of HIV

Antimicrobial resistance in clinics, hospitals and at home

Antimicrobial resistance in clinics, hospitals and at home

Sangamo BioSciences starts trial of CCR5-ZFP therapeutic to treat HIV/AIDS

Sangamo BioSciences starts trial of CCR5-ZFP therapeutic to treat HIV/AIDS

Super-fine oil-and-water emulsion protects against superbugs that kill cystic fibrosis patients

Super-fine oil-and-water emulsion protects against superbugs that kill cystic fibrosis patients

MRSA head and neck infections increase among children

MRSA head and neck infections increase among children

First artemisinin based malaria drug may meet resistance, expert says

First artemisinin based malaria drug may meet resistance, expert says

Key survival circuit discovered in Salmonella bacteria

Key survival circuit discovered in Salmonella bacteria

Scientists fool bacteria into programming own death

Scientists fool bacteria into programming own death