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Using MRSA’s Strength Against It

Monday, May 14, 2018
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Antibiotic-resistant infections cause more than 30,000 deaths annually in the U.S. alone. The majority of those are caused by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, more commonly known as MRSA, which…

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MSU’s Hammer Studying Ways to Thwart Staph

Thursday, April 28, 2016
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Researchers led by Neal Hammer of Michigan State University have found that mixing together two different mutants of Staphylococcus aureus bacteria complement each other’s growth defects. “We discovered that…

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