The Bacteria In Your Snot May Fight Off Infection

The Bacteria In Your Snot May Fight Off Infection

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You may really be digging for gold when you’re picking your nose, according to a new study published in Nature. The study found that a bacterium originating in mucus can be used to develop an antibiotic against Staph infections. Known as Saphylococcus lugdunensis, the antibiotic-producing bacterium may help researchers develop medicines for Toxic Shock Syndrome, skin…

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