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quinolone triclosan resistance

Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria Linked to Common Cleaner Triclosan

New research from the University of Birmingham has shed light on how a common household cleaner is driving the evolution of antibiotic resistant bacteria. This research found that bacteria having developed resistance to Triclosan-containing consumer products simultaneously developed resistance to?Quinolone type antibiotics. 1 This alarming realization may held shed light on how many common household […]

Bacteroides Gut Health Emotion

Gut Bacteria Linked to Emotion and Brain Structure

In a recent study of 40 women it was found that quantifiable differences of regional brass mass and emotional health was found linked to specific bacterial species. The two species of bacteria that were primarily investigated were Bacteroides and Prevotella.?Those women with greater recorded amounts of Prevotella species were found to have greater differences in […]