Antibiotics

Not as simple as thought: How bacteria form membrane vesicles

1 day ago   |   ScienceDaily

Researchers have identified a novel mechanism by which bacteria form membrane vesicles, which bacteria employ to communicate with each other or to defend themselves against...
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Pathogenic Microbial Profile and Antibiotic Resistance Associated with Periodontitis

1 day ago   |   Springer

Abstract Phenotyping based on conventional microbiological, physiological, and molecular analysis by using ARDRA technique was developed with the aim to assess the pathogenic...
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Superbug Slaying Antibiotics Increase Production by Tenfold With CRISPR-Cas9

3 days ago   |   ISAAA

Researchers from the John Innes Centre reported the successful increase in the production of a bacterial strain of Streptomyces formicae by 10 times using the genome editing...
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Gene-editing produces tenfold increase in superbug slaying antibiotics

4 days ago   |   ScienceDaily

Scientists have used gene-editing advances to achieve a tenfold increase in the production of super-bug targeting formicamycin antibiotics.
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Homologous Recombination Offers Advantages over Transposition‐Based Systems to Generate Recombinant Baculovirus for Adeno‐Associated Viral Vector Production

Homologous Recombination Offers Advantages over Transposition‐Based Systems to Generate Recombinant Baculovirus for Adeno‐Associated Viral Vector Production

5 days ago   |   Wiley   |   6 articles

The baculovirus/insect cell is a standard platform for manufacturing of adeno‐associated viral vectors. This study compares homologous recombination and transposition to...
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Antibiotic resistance from random DNA sequences

8 days ago   |   ScienceDaily

An important and still unanswered question is how new genes that cause antibiotic resistance arise. In a new study, researchers have shown how new genes that produce resistance...
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Surface charge modulation of rifampicin-loaded PLA nanoparticles to improve antibiotic delivery in Staphylococcus aureus biofilms

9 days ago   |   Journal of Nanobiotechnology

After the golden age of antibiotic discovery, bacterial infections still represent a major challenge for public health worldwide. The biofilm mode of growth is mostly...
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Where antibiotic resistance comes from

10 days ago   |   ScienceDaily

By comparing thousands of bacterial genomes, scientists have traced back the evolutionary history of antibiotic resistance genes. In almost all cases where an origin could be...
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Population Structure and Multidrug Resistance of Non-O1/Non-O139 Vibrio cholerae in Freshwater Rivers in Zhejiang, China

10 days ago   |   Springer

Abstract To understand the environmental reservoirs of Vibrio cholerae and their public health significance, we surveyed freshwater samples from rivers in two cities in...
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New imaging method reveals if antibiotics reach bacteria hiding in tissues

11 days ago   |   ScienceDaily

Researchers have developed a new imaging method to see where antibiotics have reached bacteria within tissues. The method could be used to help develop more effective...
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A two-step approach to testing overall effect of gene-environment...

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