New Class of Antibiotics Discovered at Notre Dame [Video]

New Class of Antibiotics Discovered at Notre Dame [Video]

Antibiotics can be used to fight off viruses and now antibiotic resistant infections. A group of researchers at the University of Notre Dame discovered a new class of antibiotics that can treat antibiotic resistant infections such as methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus or MRSA. The group was led by Shahriar Mobashery and Mayland Chang. The study was […]

CDC Warns Overuse of Antibiotics Can Be Lethal

CDC Warns Overuse of Antibiotics Can Be Lethal

The CDC warns that overuse of antibiotics could be lethal to your health, as it can result in the creation of superbugs that are highly resistant to currently available antibiotics, according to a government report that was released on Tuesday. The prescribing of antibiotics varies from hospital to hospital, and doctor to doctor. There are […]