Bacterial defence construction revealed in step forward for new antibiotics

A crucial step in the way bacteria construct their defences has been revealed by an international team, including a University of Queensland researcher. Institute for Molecular Bioscience’s researcher Professor Ian Henderson said the finding had opened up a new pathway for designing improved antibiotics. “There has been a 300 per cent increase in people dying from infections… Read More »

Trump administration agrees to independent investigation of health conditions for children at border facilities

The pediatrician, Dr. Paul Wise, toured detention centers at the border last summer and was critical of the conditions there, according to a Stanford publication. In that interview, Wise described how migrant children are kept in a “kind of cage-like” processing center. “From there, they get moved to a different processing center, which is kind… Read More »