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A simulation exposes the secret spread of hospital infections

Coloured scanning electron micrograph of Staphylococcus aureus bacteria on cultured human skin cells.

Staphylococcus aureus bacteria can become resistant to antimicrobial drugs, causing dangerous infections. Credit: Steve Gschmeissner/Science Photo Library

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Nature 597, 306 (2021)

doi: https://doi.org/10.1038/d41586-021-02466-x

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