Tag: "maggots" at biology news
Maggots rid patients of MRSA
...y found that those who survived were the ones with maggots
in their wounds: they kept them clean. They remove...eam, including senior nurse Ann Knowles, have used maggots
to treat diabetic foot ulcers of patients attending the Manchester Diabetes Centre and foot clinics,...
ASU researchers test antibacterial effects of healing clays
... antibacterial behemoths like penicillin. "We use maggots
and leeches in hospitals, so why not clay?" Haydel poses. "I had a professor in graduate school say, 'Maybe perhaps once in your life, in your scientific career, you'll come across something that can change the world.' Sometimes I think: Is this it? ...