clinical microbiology and infection

  • Our Most Potent Antibiotics No Longer Work

    A drug called colostin used to be our last line of defense. But researchers have found bacteria in China that's colistin-resistant, and they're certain it will spread.

  • There May Be a Monumental New Finding in the Fight Against HIV/AIDS

    On Tuesday, scientists in Paris claim to have discovered the genetic mechanism that allows for a "spontaneous cure" among a very rare group of HIV-infected patients. Researchers claim this could be a major step towards a future cure for AIDS.