Research -Antibiotics make E.coli grow FASTER than if the bug were left alone

Mail Online

  • E.coli bacteria growth is stimulated by antibiotics, a study claims
  • Treating the bacteria with antibiotics multiplied them up to three times larger
  • When the drugs were taken away, the changes to the E.coli were not undone
  • Experts say bacteria can quickly rearrange their DNA to stop drugs from working

 

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