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Antibiotic resistance

The Google of microbes: Bitsliced Genomic Signature Index. IMAGE: Spencer Phillips/EMBL-EBI

The web meets genomics: a DNA search engine for microbes

New search engine allows researchers to identify antibiotic resistance genes or mutations in real…

By Oana Stroe

Science

Global warfare between bacteria and fungi in soil. IMAGE: Hildebrand/Krolik in collaboration with Campbell Medical Illustration/EMBL

Understanding soil through its microbiome

First global survey of soil genomics reveals a war between fungi and…

By Iris Kruijen

Science

E. coli bacteria colored in heat gradient. IMAGE: Aleksandra Krolik / EMBL

Melting bacteria to decipher antibiotic resistance

EMBL scientists investigate how bacteria melt to study their reaction to…

By Iris Kruijen

Science

Combining antibiotics changes their effectiveness. IMAGE: Aleksandra Krolik / EMBL

Combining antibiotics changes their effectiveness

Combining antibiotics with each other, non-antibiotic drugs or food additives can alter their…

By Emma Steer

Science

Commonly used drugs affect our gut bacteria.

Commonly used drugs affect our gut bacteria

One in four drugs with human targets inhibit the growth of bacteria in the human gut, and may promote antibiotic resistance, EMBL researchers report…

By Iris Kruijen

Science

Potential new way to limit antibiotic resistance spreading. IMAGE: Aleksandra Krolik / EMBL

Potential way to limit antibiotic resistance

EMBL scientists unravel the molecular basis of a major antibiotic resistance transfer…

By Iris Kruijen

Science

Cell division offers hope to fight antibiotic resistance

Keeping bacterial chromosomes tangled could lead to new approaches to…

By Sonia Furtado Neves

Science

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