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Apr 26, 2019
Antibiotic resistance fatal for the futureAbused, overused, the antibiotic can no longer kill bacteria. We could be in big trouble
Sep 04, 2018
Multidrug-resistant superbug found spreading through hospitals across the worldThe bacteria, known as Staphylococcus epidermidis, is found naturally on the human skin.
May 29, 2017
New multidrug-resistant fungal superbug 'candida auris' is giving Indian doctors sleepless nightsNamed Candida auris, the superbug can be fatal for its victims if left untreated. It mostly infects intensive care patients with prolonged hospital stays.
Mar 05, 2015
Second Los Angeles hospital issues alert over 'superbug', may have infected 70 patientsThe Cedars-Sinai Medical Center may have unwittingly infected nearly 70 patients with a treatment-resistant superbug, it said Wednesday, becoming the second Los Angeles hospital to issue an alert.
Feb 20, 2015
California 'superbug' outbreak in hospital raises questions about medical toolA "superbug" outbreak suspected in the deaths of two Los Angeles hospital patients is raising disturbing questions about the design of a hard-to-clean medical instrument.
Feb 19, 2015
UCLA says more than 100 were exposed 'superbug' in California hospitalA potentially deadly "superbug" resistant to antibiotics infected seven patients, including two who died, and more than 100 others were exposed at a California hospital.
Jan 09, 2015
Scientists create new antibiotic which can fight superbugs, drug-resistant TBScientists using a revolutionary approach have devised an antibiotic that may offset the mounting problem of drug resistance for decades.
May 23, 2013
Pfizer takes a shot at evasive superbug vaccineKathrin Jansen, a microbiologist with at least two breakthrough vaccines to her name is now taming the superbug MRSA, a drug-resistant bacterium for Pfizer.
May 07, 2013
Antibiotic resistant strain of gonorrhoea could be more deadly than AIDSThe antibiotic-resistant strain of gonorrhoea – now considered a superbug - was discovered in Japan two years ago.