Maggots 'key' to new antibiotics
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Swansea research on maggots 'key' to new antibiotics

Scientists at Swansea University say their research into maggots could help provide new weapons in the fight against bacterial infections.

The insect larvae are already used to treat wounds - but according to the Swansea teams, maggots could also be a source of powerful antibiotics.

Rhiannon Wilkins reports.

  • 02 Feb 2017