New weapon in fight against ‘superbugs’

Editorial:  Once again, we discover an amazing  ‘natural’ remedy to ‘medical’ or health problems. If on such a solution, however,  ‘Big Pharma’ can’t obtain a patent, make sizeable profits, and thus gain further control over society, unfortunately they’ll not only look for another answer elsewhere, but they’ll try to make sure no one else uses this benefit—whether for profit or not.

Scientists at McMaster University in Ontario discovered that the compound almost instantly turned off a gene in several harmful bacteria that makes them highly resistant to treatment with a class of antibiotics used to fight so-called superbug infections. The compound, called aspergillomarasmine A, or AMA, was extracted from a common fungus found in soil and mold.

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