Richardson lab: Secrets of MRSA Success

That's the title on the cover of the January 16, 2013 issue of Cell Host & Microbe, featuring an intriguing story about how a particularly hot strain of Staphylococcus aureus has evolved to combat host polyamines and alter the wound-healing response.

See the article here and also the preview by Alonzo and Torres in the same issue. 

Further news on effective treatments against all MRSA strains

On Thursday, January 31st, UNC News ran a story on MRSA's sensitivity to polyamines featuring comments by Tony Richardson. Please click here to read.