Title: Alternative mechanisms of action of cationic antimicrobial peptides on bacteria Author(s):


We are now facing an era of antibiotic resistance in our hospitals and communities. Whereas, not long ago, the arsenal of antibiotics appeared sufficient to cope with bacterial diseases, we are now heading towards (and arguably already in) a crisis situation with antibiotic resistance. As a result, a mounting effort is underway to identify and develop novel… (More)