Antimicrobial Resistance: A Microscopic Battle Goes Global
Infographic Jul 30, 2018 | by Ruairi J Mackenzie, Science Writer for Technology Networks
Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) has long been a concern for microbiologists. The appearance of antibiotic-proof bacteria and powerful viral strains has dragged AMR into the public’s eye, alongside alarming predictions of its potential impact across all of mankind.
In this infographic, we delve into the origins of AMR, and look at what we can do to help combat it.
Download this infographic to learn about:
- The origins of AMR
- How humanity‘s overuse of antimicrobials has speeded up AMR
- What we can all do to slow down AMR and avert a potential global crisis