Tackling antibiotic resistance

  title={Tackling antibiotic resistance},
  author={Karen Bush and Patrice Courvalin and Gautam Dantas and Julian Davies and Barry Eisenstein and Pentti Huovinen and George A. Jacoby and Roy Kishony and Barry Kreiswirth and Elizabeth Kutter and Stephen A. Lerner and Stuart Levy and Kim Lewis and Olga Lomovskaya and J. H. Miller and Shahriar Mobashery and Laura J. V. Piddock and Steven J. Projan and Christopher M. Thomas and Alexander Tomasz and Paul M Tulkens and Timothy R. Walsh and James D. Watson and Jan Witkowski and Wolfgang Witte and Gerry D Wright and Pamela Yeh and Helen I Zgurskaya},
  journal={Nature Reviews Microbiology},
The development and spread of antibiotic resistance in bacteria is a universal threat to both humans and animals that is generally not preventable but can nevertheless be controlled, and it must be tackled in the most effective ways possible. To explore how the problem of antibiotic resistance might best be addressed, a group of 30 scientists from academia and industry gathered at the Banbury Conference Centre in Cold Spring Harbor, New York, USA, from 16 to 18 May 2011. From these discussions… CONTINUE READING
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