Insect brains ‘are source of antibiotics’ to fight MRSA

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cafards insectes cerveaux composés antimicrobiens staphylocoques dorés

Les cafards, insectes mal-aimés pourraient traiter les staphylocoques dorés. Licence Creative Commons/Adrian Pingstone 2003

Cockroaches, far from being a health hazard, could be a rich source of antibiotics.

A study of locust and cockroach brains has found a number of chemicals which can kill bugs like MRSA.

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