Non-antibiotic compounds can prevent urinary tract infections


Non-antibiotic compounds can prevent urinary tract infections

The latest episode in the American Chemical Society’s (ACS’) award-winning Global Challenges/Chemistry Solutions podcast series describes a potential new approach for treating urinary tract infections (UTIs) – which affect millions of people annually – without traditional antibiotics. Because it involves non-antibiotic compounds, the approach would not contribute to the growing problem of antibiotic-resistant bacteria, or "superbugs."

Medical News / Thu, 16 Aug 2012 05:53:27 GMT

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