A team of scientists led by our researchers has developed a new technique to predict the toxicity of an MRSA infection from its DNA sequence. With the MRSA superbug an increasing problem in hospitals and communities, this new technique could soon help clinicians better decide the best course of treatment for infections. Read more >>
Prof Rod Scott - Head of Department
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