Monthly Archives: May 2015

Hydrogel Powered by Nanosponges Keeps Growth of MRSA Lesions in Check

MRSA (Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus) infections have been a major nuisance lately in hospitals around the world. Since most antibiotics don’t help, researchers at University of California, San Diego have been working on a technique to capture and neutralize the toxins produced by the bacteria at the site of infection. To do this, the team developed a … Continue reading