Category - Health
Polluted city air has now been identified as a possible means of transmission for resistant bacteria. Researchers in Gothenburg have shown that air samples from Beijing contain DNA from genes that make bacteria resistant to the most powerful antibiotics we have.
The theoretical appeal of RNA drugs is tempered somewhat by the multiple barriers that impede their development. Now, a large scale international collaboration based at the University of Copenhagen is paving the way towards safe and effective drugs fro the treatment of human disease.
Writing for the London School of Economics\' Behavioural Science blog, Heather Kappes talks about the implications of the controversial Reproducibility Project
Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center simulations suggest unmanned aerial vehicles can reduce vaccine transportation costs and improve vaccination rates.