July 1, 2015|
Disease eradication in the 21st century
June 25, 2015|
Researchers have found the New Guinea flatworm, one of the world’s most invasive species, in Florida, putting native ecosystems at serious risk.
June 1, 2015|
Stuart Levy has spent a lifetime studying mechanisms of antibiotic resistance and crusading to abolish the use of antibiotics in animal feed.
May 29, 2015|
Scientists tinker with biosynthetic pathways to make versions of a common antibiotic that stunt drug-resistant bacteria.
May 27, 2015|
World Health Organization officials endorse a global strategy to combat the spread of antibiotic resistance.
Researchers develop a CRISPR-based, two-phage system that sensitizes resistant bacteria to antibiotics and selectively kills any remaining drug-resistant bugs.
May 3, 2015|
Species die-offs are expected to accelerate as greenhouse gases accumulate, according to a meta-analysis.
April 30, 2015|
Just a quarter of countries have an action plan in place to address antibiotic resistance, according to a survey by the World Health Organization.
April 24, 2015|
One study shows the insects prefer food laced with pesticides, while another adds to the evidence that the chemicals are harmful to some pollinators.
April 17, 2015|
Members of a previously uncontacted Venezuelan tribe have the most diverse microbiomes yet described.