Scientists Uncover a Clue About How Bacteria Develop Antibiotic Resistance

In recent years, superbugs have become one of the biggest threats to modern human health. At present, the CDC estimates that some 23,000 people die every year from multidrug-resistant infections in the United States. The threat of antibiotic-resistant bacteria to global health is big enough that this year the World Health Organization for the first time published a list of the 12 superbugs that pose the greatest threat to humans.

Source: Scientists Uncover a Clue About How Bacteria Develop Antibiotic Resistance

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