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Antibiotic Resistance

MSU Recognized as Global Leader in Environmental Antimicrobial Resistance Research

Wednesday, March 17, 2021
Woman in PPE with beaker of liquid

University ranks in top 10 worldwide in amount of research published on topics related to environmental antimicrobial resistance. Michigan State University (MSU) ranks ninth in the world and…

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Outsmarting Antibiotic Resistance

Wednesday, March 4, 2020
Pharmaceutical drugs in supply chain

We live in a critical time when bacteria have demonstrated an ability to develop resistance to every known antibiotic, and new antibiotic development has been nearly nonexistent for…

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MSU Scientist Excels While Dealing with Syndromes

Wednesday, October 9, 2019
kyle card in the lab

Kyle Card is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics. As part of a partnership between WKAR and Michigan State University’s Broadening Experiences in…

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MSU Scientists to Study Bovine Microbiome Role in Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria

Friday, April 26, 2019
MSU scientists to study bovine microbiome role in antibiotic-resistant bacteria

A multidisciplinary team of Michigan State University scientists designed a study to probe how the intestinal microbiome of dairy cattle affects antibiotic resistance, a problem plaguing farms across…

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Bacteria from 55-Yr.-Old Coal Fire Studied

Friday, June 30, 2017
Taylor Dunivin

Taylor Dunivin, a doctoral student in the  Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, studies bacteria living in the surface soils of Centralia, Penn., the site of an underground coal…

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Antibiotic Use, Resistance Genes Increasing Worldwide

Tuesday, April 12, 2016
Jim Tiedje and two pigs

Around the world, antibiotic use and resistance is increasing while the discovery of new antibiotics has nearly halted. In new research conducted by Michigan State University and published…

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MSU Researchers Working to Solve Antibiotic Resistance

Wednesday, March 9, 2016
antibiotic resistance

Antibiotic resistance poses a threat to the health of humans and animals everywhere. That’s why leading agriculture, animal health and veterinary medicine experts at Michigan State University are…

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Climate Change Alters All Life – Including Kids

Monday, June 15, 2015

Child Health day, Oct. 5, 2015 From heat waves to damaged crops to asthma in children, climate change is a major public health concern, argues a Michigan State…

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Antibiotic Resistance and the Agriculture-Health Linkage

Friday, October 17, 2014

Felicia Wu John A. Hannah Distinguished Professor Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics

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Antibiotics and their Resistance Gene Path to Humans

Friday, October 17, 2014

James Tiedje University Distinguished Professor Plant and Soil Sciences AgBioResearch Scientist

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