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Superbugs kill 1.3 million people globally every year

Superbugs kill 1.3 million people globally every year

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  • GS 3 || Disaster Management || Disaster Management || Preparedness & Response

Conclusion:

It’s a hopeful breakthrough at a time when the world desperately needs new solutions and alternative ways to combat the superbug threat. Scientists are optimistic that the novel chemical will one day aid in the treatment of illnesses caused by S. Aureus.

Mains oriented question:

Antibiotic resistance is one of the most serious health issues of the twenty-first century. Consider why. Also, what about the threat that gut bacteria poses in this regard? (200 words)