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The superbug that doctors have been dreading just reached the U.S.

The Post’s Lena Sun visited Walter Reed Army Institute of Research in Silver Spring, Md., where scientists there identified a strain of bacteria resistant to the last-resort antibiotic, colistin. 1,393 more words

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More cases of superbug precursor reported, but no spread

NEW YORK — A fourth U.S. person has been diagnosed with bacteria resistant to a last resort antibiotic, but researchers are expressing relief that so far these… 405 more words

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Superbug Explosion Triggers U.N. General Assembly Meeting.

The threat of antibiotic resistance has become so dire that the United Nations General Assembly is holding a meeting to discuss it this month in New York City. 131 more words

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Superbugs found in French drinking water

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'Nose-y' Bacteria Could Yield A New Antibiotic to Fight Drug-Resistant SuperBugs: lugdunin


Once scientists grew these Staphylococcus lugdunensis bacteria in a lab dish, they were able to isolate a compound that’s lethal to another strain commonly found in the nose that can make us sick — Staphylococcus aureus. 617 more words

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