Analyses | Medicine and healthcare | 2018-01-22 | Sing Tao

The battle in post-antibiotic era

World Health Organization once warned that the world was heading for a post-antibiotic era. To confront the ‘superbugs’, apart from promoting research on developing alternatives to antibiotics and providing incentives to speed up the research into new antibiotics, the governments should also intensify monitoring of an outbreak of ‘super germ’ in the community.

The full version of the commentary is in Chinese only.