Antibiotic resistance: The ability of bacteria and other microorganisms to withstand an antibiotic to which they were once sensitive (and were once stalled or killed outright). Also called drug resistance.
Antibiotic resistance is the ability of a bacterium or other microorganism to survive and reproduce in the presence of antibiotic doses that were previously thought ...
Antibiotics and similar drugs, together called antimicrobial agents, have been used for the last 70 years to treat patients who have infectious diseases.
A British couple have been convicted and jailed for running a black market in veterinary drugs that was so large, it earned more money than legal sales of
Antibiotic resistance is when antibiotics no longer work against bacteria. Learn why this is a problem and how you can reduce the risk of antibiotic resistance.
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