Journals Higher Education



Published: 17 August 2016

404 Pages | 34 Color & 28 B&W

7" x 10" inches

ISBN: 9781621821199

Bookseller Code (06)

Antibiotics and Antibiotic Resistance

Edited by Lynn L. Silver and Karen Bush

A Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press Publication

Resistance to antibiotics is a growing problem. This book examines the variety of different way antibiotics kill bacteria and the mechanisms bacteria develop that allow them to become resistant. Highlights include:
- The Prehistory of Antibiotic Resistance
- Bacterial Protein Synthesis as a Target for Antibiotic Inhibition
- Tetracycline Antibiotics and Resistance
- Antibacterials Developed to Target a Single Organism


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