By I.W. Fong,Karl Drlica

This entire, up to date quantity defines the problems and gives power recommendations to the demanding situations of antimicrobial resistance. The bankruptcy authors are major foreign specialists on antimicrobial resistance between numerous micro organism, viruses together with HIV and herpes, parasites and fungi. The chapters discover the molecular mechanisms of drug resistance, the immunology and epidemiology of resistance lines, medical implications and implications on learn and absence thereof, and prevention and destiny directions.

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