Vincent, Michael, and Elio discuss the horizontal transfer of antibiotic resistance genes on metal surfaces, and using bacteriophage to reverse antibiotic resistance.
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Horizontal transfer of antibiotic resistance genes (mBio)
Why copper busts bacteria (Nanowerk)
Reversing antibiotic resistance (AEM)
How to reform a resistant bacterium (STC)
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