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Antibiotic Resistance Action Center
The Antibiotic Resistance Monitoring, Analysis and Diagnostics Alliance
No antibiotics worked, so this woman turned to a natural enemy of bacteria to save her husband’s life
Scientists and physicians at University of California San Diego School of Medicine, working with colleagues at:
the U.S. Navy Medical Research Center – Biological Defense Research Directorate (NMRC-BDRD),
Texas A&M University,
a San Diego-based biotech and
have successfully used an experimental therapy involving bacteriophages — viruses that target and consume specific strains of bacteria — to treat a patient near death from a multidrug-resistant bacterium..
https://health.ucsd.edu/news/releases … novel-phage-therapy-saves-patient-with-multidrug-resistant-bacterial-infection.aspx