Saturday, 21 December 2013

Video: Mechanism of Resistance in Gram-negative Bacteria to Beta-Lactam Antibiotics

Gram-negative bacteria [such as Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Klebsiella pneumoniae and Escherichia coli] are becoming more resistant to the antibiotics we have available, leaving doctors with limited options to manage patients with infections caused by these organisms.

An interesting new video outlines some of the mechanisms involved.

Posted by Tim Sandle