Wednesday, June 5, 2013

Breasts and Antibiotics

Due to the modern overuse of synthetic antibiotics many nasty bugs have developed antibiotic resistant strains causing us to search for unique innovations to stop pesky bacteria from infecting our body. It turns out that human milk contains a unique and natural protein currently named Hamlet.  This protein has shown its effectiveness as an antibacterial agent which not only effectively kills the bacteria but does so without severe side effects.  The bacteria also seems unable or significantly slower at evolving a resistance to this protein
compared to synthetic antibiotics.


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