We talk to Prof. Torsten Bauer about how to protect against infections from bacteria that could be resistant to antibiotics and what hospitals can do to get this problem under control.
The use of jet-air hand dryers should be banned in public toilets, say researchers. Why? Because people don't wash their hands properly.
Superbugs resistant to antibiotics cause more than 33,000 deaths in the EU each year, according to a new study. Scientists say the picture has become worse since 2007, with Italy and Greece by far the hardest hit.
On September 3, 1928, Alexander Fleming discovered penicillin by chance. Even then he warned of possible resistance. Now there are antibacterial molecules to which bacteria does not become resistant: Artilysin.
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