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NMBU-researchers found agent against resistant bacteria

Researchers at NMBU have found a protein that can dismantle resistant bacteria of the type recently found at Sørlandet Hospital, Nationen reports.

NMBU-researchers found agent against resistant bacteria

VRE, which was recently discovered at Sørlandet Hospital, is resistant to multiple antibiotics. 

– We recently found a small protein that seems to work very well against this bacterium, says Professor at the Faculty of Chemistry, Biotechnology and Food Science at NMBU, Dzung Diep.

Read more in the article Researchers with resistance to resistant bacterium in NorwayToday.

The project is funded by The Research Council of Norway (project nr: prosjekt #254784/O70)

Published 5. May 2017 - 10:37 - Updated 23. May 2017 - 19:08