New material can protect against resistant bacteria -- MEDICA - World Forum for Medicine

New material can protect against resistant bacteria

13.05.2021

Image: a hand pulls a novel, transparent material from a wound on a forearm; Copyright: Anna-Lena Lundqvist/Chalmers

The active substance in the new bactericidal material consists of antimicrobial peptides, small proteins which are found naturally in our immune system.

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Image: wound care equipment; Copyright: PantherMedia / Artinun Prekmoung