Some variants of golden staph serve as the deadliest superbugs on earth and are now resistant to a wide range of antibiotics. If the disease enters a person’s bloodstream, they have a one-in-three chance of dying. Credit: Handout

Does ‘Trojan Horse’ chemical compound DHBP spell doom for world’s deadliest superbug golden staph?

Chinese team identifies compound that may be able to smuggle antibiotics past drug-resistance mechanism of Staphylococcus aureus

Topic |   China science

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Some variants of golden staph serve as the deadliest superbugs on earth and are now resistant to a wide range of antibiotics. If the disease enters a person’s bloodstream, they have a one-in-three chance of dying. Credit: Handout
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