The villain of the day said:
…I constructed an antibiotic resistant rubella strain in the lab.
Rubella of “mumps, measles and” fame is a virus.
Antibiotics do not work on viruses, so it is impossible – and useless – to engineer a resistant strain.
- Dr Hilary: Biggest increase in rubella since 1999 (itv.com)
- Resurgent rubella raises fetus threat (japantimes.co.jp)