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Old dogma, new tricks—21st Century phage therapy

Nature Biotechnology volume 22, pages 3136 (2004) | Download Citation


As antibiotic resistant bacteria threaten a public health crisis, biotechnology is turning to bacteriophages, nature's tiniest viruses. But can phage therapy overcome its historical baggage?

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