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Pseudomonas aeruginosa bacteria — rod-shaped bacteria in this tinted, scanning electron microscope image — are found in soil, water and as normal flora in the human intestine. But they can cause serious wound, lung, skin and urinary tract infections, and many pseudomonas strains are drug-resistant. Science Photo Library/Science Source hide caption

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With Few New Drugs To Treat Antibiotic Resistance, How Best To Deploy Them?

Infectious disease specialists debate whether it's better to give the strongest antibiotics all at once for drug-resistant germs or save the most innovative medicines for use as a last resort.

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VIDEO: The Military Discovered A Way To Boost Soldiers' Memories, And We Tried It

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How Best To Use The Few New Drugs To Treat Antibiotic-Resistant Germs?

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Space Jam Quad City DJ's
We Will Rock You Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
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