Finally, it is possible to kill bacteria deep in infection. Researchers from the University Medical Center Groningen have developed a method. Together with chemists from the Nankai University in Tianjin China.
Their discovery is regarded as a major step in the treatment of bacterial infections. "This is the right moment, because at this moment the effectiveness of many existing methods and antibiotics is declining", reports the UMCG Wednesday.
It is emphasized that clinical application in humans still lies ahead. The first step is continued in order to test this method in animal experiments.