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Pollen spores could be used to protect potent, ocean-dwelling antibiotics in fighting antibiotic resistant superbugs

August 5, 2019
Research and Development, Sales and Marketing AMR, Antibiotics, MRSA, club moss, pharma, pollen, spores

Spores from a plant called the common club moss (Lycopodium clavatum) could be used to protect light-sensitive antibiotics, that are …


Cigarette smoke causes superbug to become more drug resistant, study shows

July 30, 2019
Research and Development AMR, MRSA, cigarettes smoke, drug resistance, pharma, smoking

Cigarette smoke can make certain strains of the bacteria Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) more resistant to antibiotics, according to a …


Rise of superbugs in hospitals down to cutting cleaners’ jobs, suggests GMB

February 20, 2017
Sales and Marketing GMB, MRSA, NHS, Superbugs

The rising numbers in those exposed to superbugs, such as E.coli and MRSA, is due to the cuts in the …

NHS patient care ‘will worsen’

October 4, 2012
Sales and Marketing A&E, MRSA, NHS, king's fund

Patient care will worsen over the next few years and the NHS will not meet its £20 billion productivity target …

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