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Beating the antibiotic resistance crisis
Changing worldwide policy on antibiotic resistance
Research Shorts: Antibiotic resistant bacteria
Vinegar used to treat infection in burn wounds
Posted 02 March 2018
Scientists have identified a single genetic change in Salmonella that is playing a key role in the devastating epidemic of bloodstream infections currently killing around 400,000 people each year in sub-Saharan Africa.
Posted 23 February 2018
Birmingham research into the development of vaccines against bacterial infections has been highlighted during a visit to campus by the International Development Minister.
Posted 02 February 2018
Professor Peter Hawkey and Dr Matthew O'Shea have been awarded the highly prestigious Garrod Medal and the Gilbert Blane Medal respectively.
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