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Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Three Antibiotics Used Synergistically Against MRSA Effective - NIH

The scientists carefully selected clinically approved drugs that work synergistically. They chose from 3 distinct subclasses of β-lactam compounds that target different aspects of the cell wall synthesis machinery in MRSA: meropenem, piperacillin, and tazobactam (ME/PI/TZ). Results of the study appeared online in Nature Chemical Biology on September 14, 2015.