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An Analysis of Antibiotic-Producing Bacteria from Soil at UWEC
Antibiotic resistance is a growing crisis in the medical field. In the U.S alone 23,000 people die per year from once easily treated infections. This number is only expected to grow due to the rapid acquisition of modes ...
Analysis of Antibiotics (bacteriocins) From Antibiotic-Producing Bacterial Isolates
The purpose of our research was to potentially find new strains of bacteria with antibiotic-producing abilities that could be effective against pathogenic microorganisms. A variety of soil samples were taken from multiple ...
Survey of Clostridium difficile and Methicillinresistant Staphylococcus aureus in Swimming Pools
Limited research in the U.S. exists exploring Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) and Clostridium difficile in pool water. Previous studies in Europe and Africa detected MRSA and C. difficile in 7.5% and 50% ...