Back to the future: bacteriophages as promising therapeutic tools

@article{DomingoCalap2016BackTT,
  title={Back to the future: bacteriophages as promising therapeutic tools},
  author={Pilar Domingo-Calap and Philippe T Georgel and Seiamak Bahram},
  journal={HLA},
  year={2016},
  volume={87}
}
Bacteriophages (phages), natural predators of bacteria, are becoming increasingly attractive in medical and pharmaceutical applications. After their discovery almost a century ago, they have been particularly instrumental in the comprehension of basic molecular biology and genetics processes. The more recent emergence of multi‐drug‐resistant bacteria requires novel therapeutic strategies, and phages are being (re)considered as promising potential antibacterial tools. Furthermore, phages are… 
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