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Search For New Antibiotics Goes To The Bottom Of Oceans
The $12 million project, undertaken by Aberdeen University, is launched to find a new generation of infection-busting substances among seabeds.

With infections becoming ever more resistant to drugs, scientists are turning to the deep sea in the hope of finding the next generation of antibiotics. 

[Image by Flickr user NOAA Library]

Search For New Antibiotics Goes To The Bottom Of Oceans

The $12 million project, undertaken by Aberdeen University, is launched to find a new generation of infection-busting substances among seabeds.

With infections becoming ever more resistant to drugsscientists are turning to the deep sea in the hope of finding the next generation of antibiotics. 

[Image by Flickr user NOAA Library]