What Lies Within: The Human Body Might Well Be One of the Best Sources for New Antibiotics


Turning to nature is one of the oldest tricks in the book when it comes to medicine. Historically, plants have dominated in this field, but with the discovery of penicillin in 1929, researchers recognized the potential in microorganisms like bacteria and fungi. These are the most abundant and diverse of the world's creatures. Over the course of millions of… (More)
DOI: 10.1109/MPUL.2016.2592621


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