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We need new antibiotics to beat superbugs, but why are they so hard to find?

By Matthew Cooper, The University of Queensland We’ve heard a lot lately about superbugs – bacteria that are resistant to current antibiotics. But as the threat of superbugs continues to rise, the number of new treatments available has flatlined. This has placed us dangerously close to the edge of a return to the pre-antibiotic era, … Continue reading We need new antibiotics to beat superbugs, but why are they so hard to find?