Effective 1960s-era medicine shows first signs of failing in some infections
PHILADELPHIA — Little-known drugs dating from the 1960s that have proved useful against stubborn bacterial infections are showing the first signs of falling prey to bacterial resistance, a study presented October 30 at a meeting of the Infectious Diseases Society of America shows.
Note: To comment, Science News subscribing members must now establish a separate login relationship with Disqus. Click the Disqus icon below, enter your e-mail and click “forgot password” to reset your password. You may also log into Disqus using Facebook, Twitter or Google.