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Battling against drug-resistant bacteria

Gagne, Tammy, author.,
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"Battling Against Drug-Resistant Bacteria offers a cutting-edge, comprehensive look at one of science's biggest challenges. Includes a look at the history of the topic, recent breakthroughs, key facts to consider, and questions that remain unanswered."--

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Dansville Public Library J 616.9 GAG (Text)
Children's Nonfiction
52117300431128
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  • ISBN: 9781632353733 (library bound : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 1632353733 (library bound : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9781632353900 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 1632353903 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: North Mankato, MN : 12-Story Library, 2017.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Antibiotics becoming resistant to many bacteria -- Drug resistance makes it harder to fight superbugs -- Researchers work to find solutions to superbugs -- Treatment are vital for patients fighting bacteria -- Superbugs are deadlier than once believed -- New antibiotics offer smaller paydays -- Doctors seeking alternate treatments -- Scientists find promising antibiotic in dirt -- A smart bandage could help lessen antibiotic use -- Saliva may offer a solution -- Developers add decoys to the drugs -- Patients learn how to protect themselves from superbugs.
Summary, etc.: "Battling Against Drug-Resistant Bacteria offers a cutting-edge, comprehensive look at one of science's biggest challenges. Includes a look at the history of the topic, recent breakthroughs, key facts to consider, and questions that remain unanswered."-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note: Grades 4 to 6.
Study Program Information Note: AR MG 6.4 1.0 183936.
Subject: Drug resistance in microorganisms > Juvenile literature.
Drug resistance > Juvenile literature.
Bacterial diseases > Juvenile literature.
Antibiotics > Development > Juvenile literature.
Public health > Juvenile literature.


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