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Drug-resistant superbugs can be eliminated by faecal transplants

The gut is an important reservoir for drug-resistant bacteria responsible for life-threatening hospital-acquired infections. Continue reading

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Manuka honey

On MicrobiologyBytes I’ve often discussed dangerous antibiotic-resistant superbugs such as Staphylococcus aureus MRSA and Clostridium difficile, and what can be done about them. Manuka honey is gathered in New Zealand and Australia from bees which have fed on the manuka … Continue reading

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