Keystone bacterial species help to restore gut microbial diversity after treatment with antibiotics, paving the way for improved prebiotic and probiotic formulations.
An extensive survey of pathogens in hospital environments finds distinct microbial communities enriched for multidrug resistance.
A*STAR scientists have devised an algorithm for accurately assembling genomes, paving the way for in-depth analysis of microbial communities in the human gut.
Tiny zinc oxide-based spikes that mimic natural antibacterial coatings puncture and damage microbial cell walls via oxidation
Arrays of tiny, rigid, and sharp pillars mimic natural antimicrobial surfaces by binding and breaking bacterial cells open.
Antimicrobials generated using a multidisciplinary fragment-based strategy destroy drug-resistant bacterial membranes
An oral antidiabetic drug shows promise for treating tuberculosis