McMaster scientists have found that an anticonvulsant drug may help in developing a new class of antibiotics.
Scientists have uncovered a key factor to explain why antibiotic-resistant bacteria can thrive in a hospital setting.
It's official. Humanity is racing towards a post-antibiotic era, a time when today's life-saving drugs won't successfully treat common infectious diseases or even infections from minor injuries.
US President Barack Obama on Thursday issued an executive order to ramp up the national response to the problem of antibiotic resistance and infections that cannot be treated.