MRSA
Advancing Disease Research with Mass Spectrometry
Advancing Disease Research with Mass Spectrometry
The Scientist Creative Services Team | Sep 15, 2020
Explore just how indispensible mass spectrometry is becoming to life science researchers.
New Class of Drugs Kills MRSA in Mice
New Class of Drugs Kills MRSA in Mice
Jim Daley | Mar 28, 2018
Researchers find two new antibiotics that offer promise in the fight against drug-resistant bacteria.  
Nose Bacterium Inhibits <em>S. aureus</em> Growth
Nose Bacterium Inhibits S. aureus Growth
Kerry Grens | Jul 27, 2016
A study on microbe versus microbe battles within the human nose yields a new antibiotic.
Antibiotics From Scratch
Antibiotics From Scratch
Tanya Lewis | May 18, 2016
Scientists develop a method for synthesizing hundreds of new macrolide antibiotics.
Antibiotic Assistants
Antibiotic Assistants
Ruth Williams | Mar 9, 2016
Scientists discover compounds that restore antibiotic efficacy against drug-resistant superbugs.  
New Antibiotic from Soil Bacteria
New Antibiotic from Soil Bacteria
Anna Azvolinsky | Jan 7, 2015
Researchers have isolated a new kind of antibiotic from a previously unknown and uncultured bacterial genus.  
Fat to the Rescue
Fat to the Rescue
Jenny Rood | Jan 5, 2015
Adipocytes under the skin help fight infections by producing an antimicrobial agent.
FDA Approves Another New Antibiotic
FDA Approves Another New Antibiotic
Jyoti Madhusoodanan | Jun 24, 2014
Second new drug to treat methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus approved under US Food and Drug Administration incentive program. 
New Antibiotics to Combat Resistant Bugs
New Antibiotics to Combat Resistant Bugs
Rina Shaikh-Lesko | Jun 6, 2014
Two new drugs—one a single-dose antibiotic—have been developed to treat skin infections, including methicillin-reistant Staphylococcus aureus.
Predicting MRSA Toxicity
Predicting MRSA Toxicity
Tracy Vence | Apr 10, 2014
A comparative genomic study shows that researchers can use genetic signatures to predict the toxicity of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates.