A newly discovered natural antibiotic called teixobactin may be a perfect weapon to fight drug-resistant superbugs like MRSA.
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A new, blue light-based weapon called photolysis, may be key in the fight against antibiotic-resistant pathogens like MRSA.
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Using antibiotic cream and antiseptic wipes can cut the chance that parents will pass dangerous Staph bacteria to their baby in the NICU.
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Vaccinating pregnant women or newborn babies against staph bacteria may be an effective way to fight dangerous infections, research with mice finds.
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Drug-resistant MRSA easily spreads at home but the best protection is pretty simple: Wash your hands.
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One gene mutation seems to make it much more likely that people will fight off MRSA infections, which could lead to new treatments.
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A new self-sterilizing polymer could be a forceful weapon against a range of viruses and drug-resistant bacteria, including MRSA, flu, and rabies.
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Greater knowledge of how staphylococci communicate may make it possible to prevent them from causing infections.
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