Microbiologists Discover Resistance to a Last-Resort Antibiotic

Scientists from Emory Health Sciences have found “heteroresistance” to colistin, a last-resort antibiotic, in already highly resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae, a bacterium that is known to cause infections in the blood, soft tissue and the urinary tract. The work was published recently in mBioRead more.

Author: Dr. Baek

- Scientist (Microbiology, Synthetic Biology, Molecular Biology). - Founder / CEO of the biotech company Peption LLC. - Passionate about biotechnological innovations to address important global health issues.

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