Bacteria Resistant to ‘Last Resort’ Antibiotics Discovered

By Jamie Condliffe

Don’t panic (you should probably panic), but a team of researchers has discovered the first known example of a resistance gene, present in animals and some human infections, for a type of antibiotic known as colistin—the so-called ‘last resort’ antibiotic.

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Source:: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/EvMXcK6qgW8/bacteria-resistant-to-last-resort-antibiotics-discove-1743470817

      

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