The future of antibiotics

@inproceedings{Spellberg2014TheFO,
  title={The future of antibiotics},
  author={Brad J. Spellberg},
  booktitle={Critical care},
  year={2014}
}
Antibiotic resistance continues to spread even as society is experiencing a market failure of new antibiotic research and development (R&D). Scientific, economic, and regulatory barriers all contribute to the antibiotic market failure. Scientific solutions to rekindle R&D include finding new screening strategies to identify novel antibiotic scaffolds and transforming the way we think about treating infections, such that the goal is to disarm the pathogen without killing it or modulate the host… CONTINUE READING