Who's Winning the War? Molecular Mechanisms of Antibiotic Resistance in Helicobacter pylori.

@article{Jones2008WhosWT,
  title={Who's Winning the War? Molecular Mechanisms of Antibiotic Resistance in Helicobacter pylori.},
  author={Kathleen R. Jones and J Cha and D Scott Merrell},
  journal={Current drug therapy},
  year={2008},
  volume={3 3},
  pages={190-203}
}
The ability of clinicians to wage an effective war against many bacterial infections is increasingly being hampered by skyrocketing rates of antibiotic resistance. Indeed, antibiotic resistance is a significant problem for treatment of diseases caused by virtually all known infectious bacteria. The gastric pathogen Helicobacter pylori is no exception to this rule. With more than 50% of the world's population infected, H. pylori exacts a tremendous medical burden and represents an interesting… CONTINUE READING

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