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Contact: Dan Ferber
dan.ferber@wyss.harvard.edu
617-432-1547
Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard

Conceptual Illustration of Silver Key Unlocking Medicine Cabinet

Caption: Silver unlocks new potential for four common antibiotics, allowing them to kill bacteria that previously withstood their effects.

Credit: Cristobal R. Guerra

Usage Restrictions: Credit: Cristobal R. Guerra

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