McGill University Health Center

New means to fight ‘un-killable’ bacteria in healthcare settings

Published: 13Sep2018

Scientists at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) have identified new means of fighting drug-tolerant bacteria, a growing global threat as menacing as drug...

Biofilms—the eradication has begun

22 Jun 2017

Have you ever heard of biofilms? They are slimy, glue-like membranes that are produced by microbes, like bacteria and fungi, in order to colonize surfaces. They can grow on animal and plant tissues...