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Bacteriophage info

Cheng Luo cheng.luo at plantphys.umu.se
Thu Jan 22 17:01:49 EST 1998


It is true that bacteriophage does not have applicable value as
medicine. But there was one case successfully applied. One patient was
burn largely in skin, and infection spread through the body, a specfic
correspondent phage solution was used,  and infection was stopped. Cheng



Werner wrote:
> 
> Has anyone heard of the use of specific bacteriophages to treat patients
> infected with antibiotic resistant strains of mycobacterium tuberculosum,
> MRSA, pseudomonas aeroginosa.....?
> 
> Any info would be greatly appreciated.
> 
> Werner Van der Cruyssen.
> 
> werner.vdc at village.uunet.be



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