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Antimicrobial Resistance: A Global Challenge
 

Antimicrobial Resistance: A Global Challenge

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Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is the resistance of a microorganism to an antimicrobial drug that was originally effective for treatment of infections caused by it. Antimicrobial resistance poses a major global threat to society that can only
 
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18 Sep 2016 - General
 
I think this topic was discussed here before on a different thread. But yeah, it is such an important topic that it is worth discussing for a second time. Antimicrobial resistance has become a global challenge. Bacteria develop resistance to available antibiotics, even to the ones that are considered broad spectrum / high end antibiotics. And this rate of developing resistance is much much faster than the rate that new antibiotics are produced. So unless the global leaders and the experts in the...
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