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Dr. Ginger Cameron
Antibiotic resistance is the ability of bacteria to resist the effects of an antibiotic. It occurs when bacteria change in a way that reduces the effectiveness of drugs, chemicals, or other agents designed to cure or prevent infections. Bacteria survive and continue to multiply, causing more harm.
Medicine and Health Sciences | Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences | Public Health
Antibiotics, antibiotic resistance, bacteria
Balentine, Rachel; Flint, Kaitlyn; Motsinger, Aaron; and Webber, Mitchell, "Antibiotic Resistance" (2016). Introduction to Public Health Posters. 12.
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