Hong Kong University of Science and Technology researchers behind the enzyme study (from left) Zhong Zheng; chair professor from the division of life science Professor Qian Peiyuan; Dr Li Yongxin; Dr Zhang Weipeng; and Hou Peng. Photo: Xiaomei Chen

Can superbugs be squashed with better drugs after enzyme discovery by Hong Kong team?

Findings may pave the way for more powerful antibiotics to defeat a type of enzyme in bacteria, but it may be too early to assess the significance of the study

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Hong Kong University of Science and Technology researchers behind the enzyme study (from left) Zhong Zheng; chair professor from the division of life science Professor Qian Peiyuan; Dr Li Yongxin; Dr Zhang Weipeng; and Hou Peng. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
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