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New research may help design alternatives to conventional antibiotics

London: An international team of scientists has discovered how an important natural antibiotic called dermcidin, produced by our skin when we sweat, is a highly efficient tool to fight tuberculosis germs and other dangerous bugs. Their results could contribute to the development of new antibiotics that control multi-resistant bacteria.

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Scientists reveal how natural antibiotic kills tuberculosis bacterium

Berlin: A natural product secreted by a soil bacterium shows promise as a new drug to treat tuberculosis report scientists in a new study published in EMBO (European Molecular Biology Organization) Molecular Medicine.

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