U.S. scientists have developed a way to generate electricity using viruses.
Globally, seals, otters and other species are increasingly infected by parasites and other diseases long common to domesticated animals like goats, cows, cats and dogs, marine mammal experts told a major science conference.
Patients are facing an ‘unthinkable scenario’ where infections become ‘untreatable’ due to resistance to antibiotics, leading doctors have warned.
Viruses, not bacteria are the cause of common cold, influenza and most coughs. Antibiotics are only effective against bacterial illnesses and in some cases when used against cold or flu they can do more harm than good, the expert warned.