Sep 9, 2020
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We’ll give you the bad news first: A newly-discovered gene gives infectious bact…

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We’ll provide the dangerous information first: A newly-discovered gene offers infectious micro organism the flexibility to outlive even the strongest antibiotics. Oh, and it is extremely cell.⠀

Cornell College biologists discovered the bacterial gene mcr-9, which when activated makes micro organism proof against an “antibiotic of final resort” referred to as colistin. If micro organism with the gene have been to unfold, docs might discover themselves going through a harmful and maybe untreatable superbug. Click on the hyperlink in our bio to study extra.⠀

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Comments to We’ll give you the bad news first: A newly-discovered gene gives infectious bact…

  • @futurism where’s the good news?

    whiskeyisfrisky September 9, 2020 1:36 am Reply
  • Dang it

    gavins_barbicue September 9, 2020 1:36 am Reply
  • We’re all gonnnnaaaa ddiiiieeee

    tkphesti September 9, 2020 1:36 am Reply
  • Thanks 👍

    med__life September 9, 2020 1:36 am Reply
  • @rockheperock

    myrasye September 9, 2020 1:36 am Reply
  • #Breednightmares

    onlytodaycounts September 9, 2020 1:36 am Reply
  • Bad news for people good news for bacteria

    elmikainsta September 9, 2020 1:36 am Reply
  • Solution: use the gene independent anti- proliferative effect of CRISPR to repeatedly target the gene, or alter it to code for a always active proteosome?

    loudrewis September 9, 2020 1:36 am Reply
  • @jaya_prakash66

    amoghavarsha__ September 9, 2020 1:36 am Reply
  • Fuck!😮

    razvanalexandrubv September 9, 2020 1:36 am Reply
  • This is exactly how the world is going to end. Not with a bang… But with a whimper.

    wilus01 September 9, 2020 1:36 am Reply
  • You generally follow that with good news

    prudv1 September 9, 2020 1:36 am Reply
  • What about phages? Could they kill these?

    advaithsankara September 9, 2020 1:36 am Reply
  • Just call it the Thanos gene

    james.south31 September 9, 2020 1:36 am Reply
  • Depopulation 👀👀 virus

    claylikescars September 9, 2020 1:36 am Reply
  • 😨

    _.pablo.h_ September 9, 2020 1:36 am Reply
  • 😮

    bivashnee.n September 9, 2020 1:36 am Reply
  • Good news is CRISPR can literally cut the gene out, right?

    jeep6000 September 9, 2020 1:36 am Reply
  • well… shit

    omgwuuut September 9, 2020 1:36 am Reply
  • You guys didn’t watch resident evil ?

    rustammoore September 9, 2020 1:36 am Reply
  • @danny.presley

    andqkhld September 9, 2020 1:36 am Reply
  • Please guys don’t spread science the baitclick way. Where is the bad news here ? Just to get people’s attention ? Scare them ? The gene was always there, it is just said newly-discovered, identified. Funny how people are talking about the end of the world 🙌👽

    jinn.033 September 9, 2020 1:36 am Reply
  • @drenqerimi lol

    nitaoos September 9, 2020 1:36 am Reply

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