Assessing evolutionary risks of resistance for new antimicrobial therapies

Michael A. Brockhurst, Freya Harrison, Jan Willem Veening, Ellie Harrison, Grace Blackwell, Zamin Iqbal, Craig Maclean

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Abstract

New antibiotics are urgently needed to combat rising rates of resistance against all existing classes of antimicrobials. We highlight key issues that complicate the prediction of resistance evolution in the real world and outline the ways in which these can be overcome.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)515-517
Number of pages3
JournalNature Ecology and Evolution
Volume3
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Apr 2019

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