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Lantibiotics: a new avenue in the fight against resistant bacteria

Colonization of the gastrointestinal tract by a strain of vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium could largely be reduced by the administration of bacteria that naturally synthesize an effective and selective lantibiotic*.   How can we fight against the transmission of pathogens highly...
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Peripartum prophylactic antibiotic therapy decreases bifidobacterium levels in breast milk

Peripartum preventive antibiotic therapy changes the bacterial composition of breast milk. Levels of Bifidobacterium, bacteria that are beneficial to the development of newborns, are significantly reduced in the days following delivery.   Prophylactic antibiotic therapy is necessary to re...
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Gut dysbiosis in ICU patients: a risk factor for antibiotic resistance

Some antibiotics used in intensive care could generate a gut dysbiosis that promotes the growth of carbapenem-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa, the most common cause of antibiotic resistance.   ICU patients are particularly exposed to the risk of gut dysbiosis, which may promote infection...
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Antibiotic-associated diarrhea

Antibiotics, by disturbing the intestinal microbiota, can cause more-or-less severe diarrhea.
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