50 years ago, antibiotic resistance alarms went unheeded

Excerpt from the June 10, 1967, issue of Science News

MRSA

REVENGE OF THE GERMS Our love affair with antibiotics has come back to haunt us in the form of drug-resistant bacteria, such as these Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) cells (in yellow).

NIAID, NIH

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