Using Fish Skins to Treat Bears Burned in California Wildfire

I don’t think all the animals with the severe burns that we’ve seen here could make it on their own. If you look at the literature, treating wild animals that have experienced this degree of burns just hasn’t been done, at least it hasn’t been written up and shared with other people. The bear, I […]

#FOTD211 Tiny Robots Deliver Antibiotics

– Fact of the day! – Fact of the day. Hello, hi, and welcome to fact of the day with me Mark Lotsu. Tiny robots used to deliver antibiotics. So, Joseph Wang and his team at the University of California, they’ve been using these tiny, tiny itty-bitty robots to deliver antibiotics to help treat stomach […]

Is The Future Of Antibiotics At The Bottom Of The Ocean?

[MUSIC PLAYING] NARRATOR: Off the coast of California, scientists from UC Santa Cruz are scouring the ocean for what they hope is the key to fighting a new breed of drug-resistant superbugs. BRYSON VOIRIN: So we’re out here in Monterey Bay looking for the next potential medical breakthrough. But how are we going to do […]