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  • Special Report: Stronger ‘superbugs,’ and no new drugs to fight them

    Reuters - 12/15/2016

    Now, as happened in Alaska, doctors are encountering superbugs that are developing resistance to colistin, too.

    “We are losing the standoff with pathogens,” said antibiotic researcher Kim Lewis, a Northeastern University biochemist. “Without antibiotics, essentially you do not have modern medicine.”

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