Black Death Skeletons Talk and Thieves Survived

DNA Confirmed Bacterium in Skeletons

Black Death Skeletons Talk and Thieves Survived

Black Death Skeletons have now talked through the careful examination of their DNA, and surprisingly the thieves that had carried off the bodies of the victims survived. Black Death, also known as Bubonic Plague, swept through Europe from 1347 to 1351. It is projected to have been one of the worst epidemics ever known to […]

Antibiotics: Friend or Foe?

MRSA: Wonder Drug Resistant

Antibiotics: Friend or Foe?

Antibiotics, synthetic drugs, are they your friend or foe? That truly is a question that everyone should be examining more closely. Things change and that is precisely what has been taking place in the world of “bacteria.” Many bacterium have become drug resistant in recent years, and the concern is public health. MRSA (Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus) […]

MRSA Fighting Antibiotic Discovered

MRSA Fighting Antibiotic Discovered

The incidence of antibiotic-resistant bacterial infections is on the rise and medical professionals have been running out of ways to treat them. The treatment of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) has been problematic to medical professionals since it is, as the name implies, resistant to methicillin. Methicillin is related to penicillin but is semisynthetic and was […]