Impacts of Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria: Thanks to penicillin-- He will come home!

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This report discusses what is known about the emergence and spread of antibiotic-resistant bacteria and describes research and development aimed at controlling those organisms. It concludes that efforts are necessary both to preserve the effectiveness of currently available antibiotics and to develop new antibiotics. It discusses issues that arise in these activities, and it presents options for taking action.

Creator(s): United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment.
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: September 1995
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Office of Technology Assessment
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  • Creation: September 1995
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This report discusses what is known about the emergence and spread of antibiotic-resistant bacteria and describes research and development aimed at controlling those organisms. It concludes that efforts are necessary both to preserve the effectiveness of currently available antibiotics and to develop new antibiotics. It discusses issues that arise in these activities, and it presents options for taking action.

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187 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 9503
  • SUDOC: Y 3.T 22/2:2 AN 8
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  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc39767
Resource Type: Report
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