The US currently has only one antibiotic available to treat gonorrhea – and it’s becoming less effective.
If no action is taken to address antibiotic resistance, infections from multidrug-resistant bacteria could cause 10 million deaths each year by 2050.
Antibiotic resistance is one of the biggest public health threats in the world. New research, however, may have found a way to keep up with rapidly evolving bacteria.
Prevention may be the best way to cope with the worldwide wave of treatment-resistant fungal pathogens.