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By Lesley McGee, Keith P. Klugman (auth.), Douglas L. Mayers MD (eds.)

The volumes integrated in Antimicrobial Drug Resistance characterize the 1st entire, multidisciplinary reference masking the world of antimicrobial drug resistance in micro organism, fungi, viruses, and parasites from simple technology, medical, and epidemiological perspectives.

The first quantity, Antimicrobial Drug Resistance, Mechanisms of Drug Resistance, is devoted to the organic foundation of drug resistance and powerful avenues for drug improvement. With the emergence of extra drug-resistant traces, the method of facing the drug resistance challenge needs to contain the examine of alternative points of the mechanisms of bacterial resistance and the dissemination of resistance genes in addition to examine using new genomic info. those techniques will enable the layout of novel ideas to strengthen new antibiotics and shield the effectiveness of presently on hand ones.

The moment quantity, Antimicrobial Drug Resistance, scientific and Epidemiological Aspects, is dedicated to the scientific facets of drug resistance. even if there's proof that limited use of a particular antibiotic might be by means of a lessen in drug resistance to that agent, drug resistance regulate isn't really simply accomplished. therefore, the infectious disorder health professional calls for enter from the scientific microbiologist and an infection keep watch over professional to make expert offerings for the potent therapy of varied lines of drug-resistant pathogens in person patients.

This 2-volume set is a vital reference for college kids in microbiology, infectious ailment physicians, clinical scholars, easy scientists, drug improvement researchers, microbiologists, epidemiologists, and public overall healthiness practitioners.

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