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A novel way to disrupt bacteria from causing infections
 

A novel way to disrupt bacteria from causing infections

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When an infection is suspected, antibiotics are often prescribed to kill off the infection-causing bacterium. However, this is not without its side effects as not all bacteria that live in the body are harmful.
 
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13 Sep 2016 - General
 
I agree with all of you Rajinda Asalage , Theekshana Abayawickrama and ...
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This invention is really fantastic. Usually antibiotics attack to the wall of the bacteria, to the intracellular proteins or to the nucleus of them. But most of the time the microbes develop adaptations and become resistant to the long term used anti...
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Currently, most of the antibiotics are targeting the outer layers of the bacteria such as the capsule and the cellular membrane and bacterial DNA synthesis. It is good to know that more ways of fighting these deadly organisms are being explored. Cur...
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Antibiotics have been used since a long time to kill infection-causing organisms as the word antibiotics derived from anti—against, biotic—life. Antibiotics can limit the growth of micro-organism either by killing them (bactericidal) or by inhibiting...
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It is very good to know that the future of fighting pathogens will be in more intelligent way sparing the friendly and useful bacteria and in the same time targeting the harmful ones only. It will be a big breakthrough when we see new strategies like...
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