MicrobeWorld App


Microbes After Hours


Click for more "Microbes After Hours" videos

Join MicrobeWorld

Subscribe via Email


Featured Image

Featured Video

Ebola Virus explained


ASM House 200X200

Cave bacteria could help develop future antibiotics

Bacteria found in caves could provide the clues to help produce antibiotics needed in the fight against drug-resistant superbugs, explains Prof Hazel Barton.

When you think about caves, your first thoughts might not include microbes and antibiotics, but these isolated and starved environments may hold the key to better understanding our long battle with drug resistant bacteria.

Comments (0)

Collections (0)


American Society for Microbiology
2012 1752 N Street, N.W. • Washington, DC 20036-2904 • (202) 737-3600
American Society For Microbiology © 2014   |   Privacy Policy   |   Terms of Use