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Probiotic Drink that Tackles Antibiotic Resistance Ousts Plasmids from Gut Bacteria

08:00 EST 16 Jan 2020 | Genetic Engineering News

Researchers at the University of Birmingham, U.K., have developed a probiotic drink containing genetic elements that are designed to thwart antimicrobial resistance (AMR) in gut bacteria by displacing and preventing the spread of plasmids that carry antibiotic resistance genes.

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