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December 27, 2016
Marjorie Lewis is interviewed by Reuters near pictures of her deceased husband Harold in Inwood, West Virginia, U.S., December 7, 2016. REUTERS/Gary Cameron
Special Report: How hospitals, nursing homes keep 'superbug' outbreaks secret
December 27, 2016 - 3:13pm
September 12, 2016
Rae Greulich, whose husband Dan died from an antibiotic resistant infection, speaks to a reporter in Agoura Hills, California, U.S. on June 27, 2016. REUTERS/David McNew
Special Report: 'Superbug' scourge spreads, U.S. fails to track rising human toll
September 12, 2016 - 1:05pm
August 15, 2016
Around 400 animals are kept at the Venomtech lab in Kent, England, including about 70 species of tarantula and 30 species of scorpion. Many of these kill their prey with venoms that contain hundreds of protein molecules, some of which block nerve activity. Illustration
Spiders and scorpions 'drafted' in fight against superbugs
August 15, 2016 - 2:37pm
November 7, 2014
Captured German prisoners at Longueau, on the Western Front, August 1, 1916. This picture is part of a previously unpublished set of World War One (WWI) images from a private collection. The pictures offer an unusual view of varied and contrasting aspects of the conflict, from high tech artillery to mobile pigeon lofts, and from officers partying in their headquarters to the grim reality of life and death in the trenches. 2014 marks the centenary of the start of the First World War. REUTERS/AMC
Drug-resistant superbug found in 1915 soldier killed by dysentery
November 7, 2014 - 2:23pm
August 17, 2014
Extreme medicine: The search for new antibiotics
August 17, 2014 - 11:40pm