Superbugs could lead to next-gen plastics

The molecular machinery used by bacteria to resist chemicals designed to kill them could also help produce precursors for a new generation of nylon and other polymers, according to new research by scientists from Australia and the UK.

Superbugs could lead to next-gen plastics

What makes them hard to kill may also make them highly useful. Mark Bruer reports.

Tue 13 Aug 19 from Cosmos Magazine

Antiseptic resistance in bacteria could lead to next-gen plastics

The molecular machinery used by bacteria to resist chemicals designed to kill them could also help produce precursors for a new generation of nylon and other polymers, according to new research ...

Mon 12 Aug 19 from Medical Xpress

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