The superbug: methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, has been shown to be particularly resistant to most of today's modern antibiotics. A different method, however, relies on the ability of bacteria which live within seaweed to combat this bug. The researchers believe that the marine environment as a whole could prove an invaluable source of new antibiotics for the future.
Page 1 of 1
© 2013-2017 Science Photo Library Ltd. 327-329 Harrow Road, London, UK, W9 3RB
Registered in England and Wales no. 1550520. VAT no. GB 340 7410 88
Designed by Bluish