Antimicrobial resistance mechanisms of Staphylococcus aureus

The miracle of antibiotic discovery has been threatened by the emergence of superbugs. One of those superbugs, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is now responsible for more deaths per year in the United States than HIV. The added healthcare costs for fighting MRSA infections is in the billions of dollars per year worldwide. Plus, the danger… (More)