By George Tegos, Eleftherios Mylonakis
Drug resistance is expanding between quite a few human pathogenic microorganisms comparable to Enterococcus faecium, Staphylococcus aureus, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Acinetobacter baumaniii, Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Enterobacter spp. (currently dubbed the 'ESKAPE' pathogens), and has emerged as probably the most very important scientific demanding situations of this century. elevated common know-how and worry of those pathogens capability there's a becoming call for for examine to take on the specter of multidrug resistance. Documenting the newest study within the box, this ebook discusses present and promising actions to find new antimicrobials in 5 key parts: molecular genetics and platforms microbiology; man made, computational chemistry and chemoinformatics; excessive Throughput Screening (HTS); non-vertebrate version hosts; and light-weight- and nano-based applied sciences.
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