Antimicrobial Drugs and Their Evolution of Resistance

Antimicrobial Drugs and Their Evolution of Resistance

Antimicrobial Drugs compounds that kill or control the growth of microorganisms in the host (in vivo) effective antimicrobial drugs exhibit selective toxicity they inhibit or kill the pathogens without adversely affecting the hosts antimicrobial drugs classified based on their molecular structure, mechanism of action and spectrum of antimicrobial activity major antimicrobial drug groups: antibacterial drugs … Read more Antimicrobial Drugs and Their Evolution of Resistance

Antibiotics and antibiotic resistance

Antibiotics and antibiotic resistance

Introduction Throughout the world today, Antibiotic resistance is one of the greatest health challenges we face. It’s an unending war for the human race. Antibiotics don’t work against common cold and flu viruses and are often unnecessary for some bacterial infections. Antibiotics save lives and are critical tools for treating a number of common and … Read more Antibiotics and antibiotic resistance