Browsing: Resistance Screening

MRSA This image shows staphylococcus bacteria

Evolving trends of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in the Arabian Gulf region indicates increasing dominance of community-acquired MRSA lineages, wide clonal diversity and the emergence of rare /pandemic strains.

Drug Development This image hsows a protein on a black background

Virtual screening (VS) is powerful tool in discovering molecular inhibitors that are most likely to bind to drug targets of interest. Here, the authors introduce a novel VS approach, so-called ‘tailored-pharmacophore’, in order to explore inhibitors that overcome drug resistance.