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  • Difficult to kill bacteria develops tolerance against alcohol based disinfectants

    A multidrug-resistant bacterial species that can cause infections in hospitals is becoming increasingly tolerant to the alcohols used in handwash disinfectants, a new study finds. The analysis of bacterial samples taken from two Australian hospitals over 19 years suggests that the species Enterococc more

  • Botulinum-type toxins jump to a new kind of bacteria

    Enterococci are hardy microbes that thrive in the gastrointestinal tracts of nearly all land animals, including our own, and generally cause no harm. But their ruggedness has lately made them leading causes of multi-drug-resistant infections, especially in settings like hospitals where antibiotic us more

  • Double strike against tuberculosis

    In search of new strategies against life-threatening tuberculosis infections, a team from the Technical University of Munich (TUM), as well as Harvard University and Texas A&M University in the USA have found a new ally. They discovered a substance that interferes with the mycomembrane formation of more

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Vancomycin

Vancomycin Vancomycin (INN ) () is a glycopeptide antibiotic used in the prophylaxis and treatment of infections caused by Gram-positive bacteria . It has traditionally been reserved as a drug of "last resort" , used only after treatment wi ... more

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