Navigation Links
Body generates Antibiotic against Urinary Tract Infection

Swedish researchers have found that the body is capable of manufacturing its own antibiotic from within, that guard against urinary tract infection//.

It was thought that the very act of passing urine is a cleansing mechanism, which prevented bacteria from forming in the membranes, but, researchers at the Department of Microbiology, Tumour and Cell Biology at the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm have proved otherwise. They discovered that the body generates an antibacterial peptide, called LL-37 that safeguards against urinary tract infections (UTIs).

Research leader and Professor Annelie Brauner said 'Urinary tract infection is not only painful for the patient but also an economical burden to the individual and society. Our findings point to a new way to prevent the development of urinary tract infection by boosting the antibacterial peptide LL-37. For patients suffering from recurrent urinary tract infection, attack would quite simply be the best form of defense.'


'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Kylie generates awareness about mammography
2. Stem Cell Therapy Regenerates Heart Muscle In Heart Attack Patients
3. Antibiotics Dangerous for Diarrhoea in Children Caused by E.Coli
4. Antibiotics Helps Autism
5. Antibiotics losing their power against acne
6. Antibiotic induces liver damage in children with E.COLI infections.
7. Antibiotics help heart patients
8. Antibiotics May Help Prevent Strokes
9. ICU Survival can be improved by Antibiotic use
10. Antibiotics Found To Increase The Risk Of Developing Breast Cancer
11. Antibiotics Overload For Kids Questioned
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:2/5/2016)... ... February 05, 2016 , ... Steven Tonkinson, 36, of Coconut Grove, ... year since it started in 2003. This year, he ran all 26.2 miles with ... and NBA team the Miami Heat. , This Sunday, while many are watching the ...
(Date:2/5/2016)... Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) , ... February 05, 2016 , ... ... p.m. at the Day Block Event Center in Minneapolis, Minn. Triumph Over Parkinson’s will ... , Larry Schneiderman, owner of Schneiderman’s Furniture, lives with Parkinson’s disease and is the ...
(Date:2/5/2016)... Toronto, Ontario (PRWEB) , ... February 05, 2016 , ... ... the Scarborough General Hospital Burn Unit, plastic and cosmetic surgeon Dr. Wayne Carman transitioned ... the Scarborough Hospital. He successfully completed his first three-year term as chief and began ...
(Date:2/5/2016)... ... February 05, 2016 , ... Regular gym users know the routine: each ... longer to access the treadmills. It’s a predictable trend. After the excesses of November ... get in shape by joining gyms, starting new walking or running routines, or signing ...
(Date:2/5/2016)... , ... February 05, 2016 , ... Dr. Justin Scott ... their 2nd Annual No Cost Dental Day to individuals in need. The event is ... of this No Cost Dental Day is to provide dental care to community members ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/5/2016)... 5, 2016  Syneron Medical Ltd. (NASDAQ: ... announced today that William Griffing , Chief ... scheduled to participate in the Leerink Partners 5 ... 11, 2016 in New York City ... to meet with the Mr. Griffing and will ...
(Date:2/5/2016)... DUBLIN , Feb. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ ... announced the addition of the "Global ... financials" company profile to their offering. ... announced the addition of the "Global ... financials" company profile to their offering. ...
(Date:2/5/2016)... 2016  Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc. (NYSE and SIX: ... underwritten secondary offering of 11,027,558 shares of its common ... of Blackstone and Goldman Sachs.  The shares are being ... $96.45 per share. The selling stockholders will receive all ... nor any of its directors, officers or other stockholders ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: