The world is desperate for new antibiotics, and New Zealand’s unique fungi are a source of promising compounds

Siouxsie Wiles, University of Auckland

 

While we’re all rightly focused on the COVID-19 pandemic at the moment, the SARS-CoV-2 virus isn’t the only microbial threat we face.


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://sciblogs.co.nz/hot-press/2021/09/10/the-world-is-desperate-for-new-antibiotics-and-new-zealands-unique-fungi-are-a-source-of-promising-compounds/