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Carbapenem resistance serious health threat

In the fight against antibiotic resistance there is major concern about the development of resistance of gram-negative bacteria to one of the antibiotics of last resort, the carbapenems. Carbapenems, such as Imipenem, Meropenem, Ertapenem...

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Biofilms contribute to survival of Salmonella

What is known about Salmonella biofilms and why are they a problem? The thesis Salmonella Biofilms of PhD graduate Greetje Castelijn (Wageningen University, project of TI Food and Nutrition) tells us all about it. What are biofilms? Biofilms are...