ICT News Desk: Studying Staph

Staph aureus and MRSA continue to be among the most common pathogens that overwhelm the immune system, causing serious skin, soft tissue and life-threatening bloodborne infections. Researchers at NYU Langone Medical Center will lead a consortium of five institutions on a $6.5 million contract from the NIH directed at discovery of the fundamental immunology microbial genetics and protein structure of staph.

Staph aureus and MRSA continue to be among the most common pathogens that overwhelm the immune system, causing serious skin, soft tissue and life-threatening bloodborne infections. Researchers at NYU Langone Medical Center will lead a consortium of five institutions on a $6.5 million contract from the NIH directed at discovery of the fundamental immunology microbial genetics and protein structure of staph.

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