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Researchers are developing antibodies armed with antibiotics that can target and kill the bacteria, such as Staphylococcus aureus, (micrograph pictured) concealed in the white blood cells

Infection with Staphylococcus aureus (pictured in yellow in micrograph) bacteria is proving to be a treatment challenge as they can hide in phagocytes, white blood cells that protect the body by ingesting harmful foreign particles

Source  National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)