'Survival gene' stops strains of TB mutating into deadly 'superbugs'

A newly found ‘survival gene’ stops strains of TB mutating into deadly ‘superbugs,’ outlines a new report. The discovery of a gene called NucS that dramatically reduces mutation rates in mycobacteria — the infectious microbe which causes tuberculosis (TB)….

A newly found ‘survival gene’ stops strains of TB mutating into deadly ‘superbugs,’ outlines a new report. The discovery of a gene called NucS that dramatically reduces mutation rates in mycobacteria — the infectious microbe which causes tuberculosis (TB)….