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A Trojan Horse to Clear a Stuffy Nose

Clusters of the bacterium Staphylococcus aureus protected by a biofilm.

Clusters of the bacterium Staphylococcus aureus protected by a biofilm.

By Katharina Richter

Antibiotic resistance is expected to kill more people than cancer and diabetes combined, but a new approach aims to penetrate the biofilms that protect bacteria from antibiotics.

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