This finding illuminates an unexpected connection between the abilities of simple organisms and complex neurons in the human brain.
A Komodo dragon-inspired compound slays tough bacterial infections in mice
Researchers have discovered a marine microbe may help inhibit pathogen biofilm formation
Loss of a specific function means greater virulence in patients
The type of oral bacteria a person carries is determined more by genetics than lifestyle, one study suggests.
Surface changes in the paint-like material can reduce biofilm buildup.
And it is not vulnerable to evolved resistance.
Bodily fluids have evolved for millions of years to fight bacteria, so why not harness them, like in your toothpaste?!
The biofilms where bacteria congregate are like little apartment buildings
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