Cockroaches Could Be Used to Develop Treatments Against MRSA and E.coli

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Cockroaches contain powerful antibiotic molecules in their brains.

Cockroaches and locusts contain powerful antibiotic molecules in their brains that could be used to develop new treatments against MRSA and E-coli, scientists have discovered.  Scientists at Nottingham University found that the insects, which are widely reviled for their dirty image, could actually be more of a health benefit than a health risk.

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