Why Is Antimicrobial Resistance a Threat We Should Take Seriously?

According to the CDC, more 2.8 million antibiotic-resistant infections It occurs each year in the United States and results in 35,000 deaths. antimicrobial resistanceor AMR is a threat we must take seriously, he said. Phyllis Arthur, vice president of Communicable Diseases and Emerging Science Policy at the Organization for Biotechnology Innovation (BIO). We spoke with …