We've updated our Privacy Policy to make it clearer how we use your personal data.

We use cookies to provide you with a better experience, read our Cookie Policy

Advertisement

Gene-Editing Enhances Superbug-Slaying Antibiotics

News   Jan 13, 2021 | Original story from The John Innes Centre

 
Gene-Editing Enhances Superbug-Slaying Antibiotics

Tetraponera penzigi, a species of African ant uses antibiotic-producing Streptomyces formicae bacteria to protect themselves against disease. Credit: Dr Dino J. Martins.

 
 
Advertisement
 

RELATED ARTICLES

Study Provides New Insights Into How Blood-Making Cells Form

News

Pioneering research into how our bodies manufacture the cells that make blood has moved us closer to regrowing tissues and organs. The findings also may let doctors grow the cells for transplantation into people to battle cancer, blood disorders and autoimmune diseases.

READ MORE

Deep Learning Shows How Genetic Motifs Conduct the “Music of Life”

News

Using AI and supercomputers, researchers have discovered reoccurring patterns and combinations, known as "motifs", of the four molecular building blocks A, C, G and T, connecting them to gene expression, that is, average amounts of produced proteins.

READ MORE

Simplifying the Study of Gene-Environment Interactions

News

Researchers at Weill Cornell Medicine and Cornell University’s Ithaca campus have developed a new computational method for studying genetic and environmental interactions and how they influence disease risk.

READ MORE

 

Like what you just read? You can find similar content on the communities below.

Analysis & Separations Drug Discovery Genomics Research Immunology & Microbiology

To personalize the content you see on Technology Networks homepage, Log In or Subscribe for Free

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE FOR FREE