Daily Archives: February 14, 2018

In soil-dwelling bacteria, scientists find a new weapon to fight drug-resistant superbugs

It’s a new class of antibiotic that promises to live up to its rough Latin translation: killer of bad guys. And scientists found it in a sample of desert soil. Read More »

A potentially powerful new antibiotic is discovered in dirt

Septic shock is one reason that healthy Americans are dying from the flu. Here’s what you need to know to stay safe. Read More »