Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Tag: antibiotic resistance

Study Analyzes Wastewater to Reveal Prevalence of Antibiotic Resistance

A comparison of seven European countries shows that the amount of antibiotic resistance genes in wastewater reflects the prevalence of clinical antibiotic resistance in...

Researchers Explore Ways to Remove Antibiotics From Water Using Barley Straw

Pharmaceuticals, including antibiotics, are an increasingly common pollutant in water systems. Catherine Hui Niu, associate professor in the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering at...

Wastewater, Ally in Antibiotic-Resistant Microorganisms

Biosurfactants are compounds produced naturally by bacteria, fungi or yeasts and they have been commercially utilized in shampoos, shower gels, and household cleaning products....

A Bitter Pill

If the brook trout swimming in Dr. Sébastien Sauvé’s laboratory tanks at the City of Montreal wastewater treatment plant smiled while his team probed...

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