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

Superbugs Detected in Urine in a Matter of Minutes

News   Oct 17, 2018 | Original story by Kara Manke, UC Berkeley

 
Urine Point-of-care Test Detects Antibiotic-resistant 'Superbugs'

Tara deBoer holds a well-plate of synthetic urine samples that have been added to the DETECT solution. The solution turns yellow when antibiotic-resistant bacteria are present. Photo credit: Stephen McNally

 
 
 

RELATED ARTICLES

97.7% of Hospital Pathogens Eliminated by UV Light Disinfection

News

Using UV disinfection technology to reduce the risk of hospital-acquired infections eliminated up to 97.7 % of pathogens in operating rooms.

READ MORE

Whole Genome Sequencing for Personalized Antibiotic Therapy

News

Researchers have added to evidence that rapid resistance gene sequencing technology can accurately speed the identification of specific antibiotic-resistant bacteria strains that sicken and kill some patients.

READ MORE

Another Piece of Ebola Virus Puzzle

News

Researchers have discovered the interaction between an Ebola virus protein and a protein in human cells that may be an important key to unlocking the pathway of replication of the killer disease in human hosts.

READ MORE

 

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

Biopharma Proteomics & Metabolomics Immunology & Microbiology

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

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE FOR FREE