Cause of antibiotic resistance identified

Scientists have confirmed for the first time that bacteria can change form to avoid being detected by antibiotics in the human body. Date: Set 26, 2019 Source: Phys.org Author: Newcastle University Excerpt: The research by the Errington lab which turns on its head current thinking about the bacteria's ability [...]

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Alarm as antimicrobial resistance surges among chickens, pigs and cattle

Drug-resistant bacteria are gaining a stronghold in developing countries where meat production has soared. Date: Sep 20, 2019 Source: Nature - International journal of science Author: (if applicable) Excerpt: "Their results also indicate that the four types of antimicrobial drug most commonly used in farm animals to help them [...]