Polymer could defeat hospital superbugs

Engadget reports on a discovery by researchers at The University of Melbourne that may offer a new way to battle superbugs, using
SNAPPs – structurally nanoengineered antimicrobial peptide polymers. In tests the SNAPPs have proved effective by tearing bacteria apart, without damaging other cells.

Source: http://inhabitat.com/student-discovers-a-way-to-destroy-superbug-bacteria-without-antibiotics/

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