Saturday, 7 June 2014

Soviet Doctors Cured Infections With Viruses, and Soon Yours Might Too



Soviet Doctors Cured Infections With Viruses, and Soon Yours Might Too

In the days of the Soviet Union, western antibiotics couldn't make it past the Iron Curtain. So Eastern Bloc doctors figured out how to use viruses to kill the bacteria infecting their patients. Now, with antibiotic-resistant bacteria vexing modern medicine, that eerie yet effective method might come our way. In post-antibiotic world, infection is cure!
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