Dual-acting immuno-antibiotics block an essential pathway in bacteria and activate the adaptive immune response — ScienceDaily

Wistar Institute scientists have discovered a new class of compounds that uniquely combine direct antibiotic killing of pan drug-resistant bacterial pathogens with a simultaneous rapid immune response for combatting antimicrobial resistance (AMR). These finding were published today in Nature. The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared AMR as one of the top 10 global public […]

Key building block for organic molecules discovered in meteorites

IMAGE: A fragment of the Murchison meteorite, one of the three carbon-rich meteorites that was sampled in this study (Photo: Daniel P. Glavin). view more  Credit: Daniel P. Glavin Scientists from Japan and the USA have confirmed the presence in meteorites of a key organic molecule which may have been used to build other organic molecules, […]

SARS-CoV-2 might attack red marrow and block new erythrocytes formation

IMAGE: Lung parenchyma of patient 56 years old; Staining with hematoxylin and eosin. Microphoto ×400. Spherocytes, microcytes, hypo- and hyperchromic erythrocytes are identified view more  Credit: FEFU press office Specialists from the Department of Fundamental Medicine of Far Eastern Federal University (FEFU) with Russian and Japanese colleagues have probed into mechanisms of COVID-19 inside-the-body distribution linked […]