Antibiotics

COPLA, a taxonomic classifier of plasmids

4 days ago   |   BMC Bioinformatics

Plasmids are mobile genetic elements, key in the dissemination of antibiotic resistance, virulence determinants and other adaptive traits in bacteria. Obtaining a robust method...
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Differentiating strong antibiotic producers from weaker ones

5 days ago   |   ScienceDaily

Biologists are using comparative metabologenomics to try to uncover what may be 'silencing' Streptomyces and preventing it from producing desirable compounds encoded by its genes.
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Babies at risk for diabetes may have microbiota restored

13 days ago   |   ScienceDaily

Newborns at risk for Type 1 diabetes because they were given antibiotics may have their gut microorganisms restored with a maternal fecal transplant, according to a new study.
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Is bacterial acidity a key to tackle antimicrobial resistance?

15 days ago   |   ScienceDaily

Decreasing bacterial acidity could help reduce antimicrobial resistance by eliminating bacteria that can survive being treated with antibiotics.
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Novel approach for developing new antibiotics

16 days ago   |   ScienceDaily

Researchers have developed a novel method for producing new antibiotics to combat resistant bacteria. Through an approach that would target bacteria with an antibiotic that is...
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Linear and Branched Forms of Short Antimicrobial Peptide-IRK Inhibit Growth of Multi Drug Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Isolates from Mastitic Cow Milk

21 days ago   |   Springer

Abstract Antimicrobial peptides offer a novel alternative to present day antibiotics which are becoming ineffective due to development of resistance in microbes. In this study...
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Scientists blueprint bacterial enzyme believed to 'stealthily' suppress immune response

23 days ago   |   ScienceDaily

Scientists have produced the first fine-detail molecular blueprints of a bacterial enzyme known as Lit, which is suspected to play a 'stealthy' role in the progression of...
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Physical and Chemical Properties of Erythrocyte Membranes in Interaction with Polyene Antibiotics in the Field of Ultrasonic Waves

1 month ago   |   Springer   |   2 articles

Abstract Red blood cell hemolysis induced by ultrasound and alkyl derivatives of amphotericin B and levorin modified by the amine and carboxyl groups has been studied. A...
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Alternating Magnetic Field Induced Membrane Permeability in Erythromycin Magneto-Liposomes A Potential Solution to Antibiotic Resistance

1 month ago   |   Springer   |   2 articles

Abstract Antibiotic resistance is a serious problem facing the world; it is increasing every year due to over or misuse of antibiotics that led to developing new mechanisms of...
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Enterococcus faecium PNC01 isolated from the intestinal mucosa of chicken as an alternative for antibiotics to reduce feed conversion rate in broiler chickens

1 month ago   |   Microbial Cell Factories

The development and utilization of probiotics had many environmental benefits for replacing antibiotics in animal production. Bacteria in the intestinal mucosa have better...
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