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Combatting antimicrobial resistance globally

Nature Microbiology volume 1, Article number: 16187 (2016) | Download Citation

The threat of antimicrobial resistance causing drug-resistant infections and the escalating health, social and economic consequences are now becoming visible at a global level. Here, we discuss the economic and political considerations for creating a truly global and effective response to antimicrobial resistance.

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  1. Rebecca Sugden, Ruth Kelly and Sally Davies are in the Department of Health, Richmond House, 79 Whitehall, London SW1A 2NS, UK.

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