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Why Pharma needs a new business model to fight antimicrobial resistance

The ability of bacteria and fungi to develop resistance to antimicrobial treatments isn’t a new phenomenon; we’ve observed the effects since the discovery of the first antibiotics almost a century ago. Antibacterial resistance is an inevitable consequence of natural selection – and it shouldn’t be ...

Topics: Antibiotic Resistance, Antibacterial Read More

Antibiotic resistance is a global challenge that must be met with a global response

Antibiotic resistance poses one of the biggest threats to public health in modern times. Currently, an estimated 50,000 deaths across Europe and the US ever year are thought to be caused by antibiotic resistance. If left unchecked, experts believe that resistance to antimicrobial drugs could result ...

Topics: Drug design and discovery, Drug Discovery, Antibacterial Read More