Illustration of the bacteria that causes gonorrhea

Illustration of the bacteria that causes gonorrhea

illustration of bacteria

A team including Penn State scientists has been awarded up to $2.86M to develop a new oral antibiotic to treat multidrug-resistant gonorrhea. Pictured is an illustration of the bacteria that causes gonorrhea, Neisseria gonorrhoeae.

IMAGE: Alissa Eckert/Centers for Disease Control and Prevention