Outwitting the world's deadliest bugs

Posted on Thursday 22nd August 2013

krachler-oo1Dr Anne-Marie Krachler’s pioneering research focuses on flushing out pathogens rather than destroying them, as Ros Dodd reports in this Original Magazine video.

Dr Anne-Marie Krachler made the biggest scientific breakthrough of her young career to date – a way to combat drug-resistant bacteria – while doing postdoctoral research in the United States. This coincided with injured American soldiers being flown home from war zones for treatment, only to develop sometimes-fatal bacterial infections.

Watch the video here