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Seaweed-silver combo can fight drug-resistant bacteria in biofilms

Seaweed-silver combo can fight drug-resistant bacteria in biofilms

Antibiotic resistance is a major problem in the health sector globally. Many times bacteria form biofilms to resist the action of antibiotics. They do...
Image of cells forming a biofilm, a bacterial cell community protected from environmental stress and a source of antibiotic resistance, in a new gel device developed in the Levchenko lab. (Image provided by Levchenko lab)

Researchers discover how fatal biofilms form

By extremely diminishing the impacts of antibiotics, the development of organized networks of bacterial cells known as biofilms can be dangerous amid medical procedures...
Hot chip: the nanomushroom chip used to grow bacterial colonies for testing

Chips, light and coding moves the front line in beating bacteria

Our immune system is consistently fighting against bacteria. Now, this consistent fight against bacteria has taken a new move with the announcement of a tool....

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