Study: Nitric oxide helps bacteria resist antibiotics

09/12/2009 | BBC

U.S. researchers found that bacteria, such as methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, are able to resist antibiotics by producing nitric oxide that protects against oxidative stress. By disabling this mechanism, researchers hope to develop more potent antibiotics against dangerous infections.

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