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UC Santa Barbara Researchers Say They Make Breakthrough In Treatment Of Antibiotic Resistant Infections

Posted on Friday, August 21, 2015 7:42am


Study Co-authors Michael Mahan (left), Douglas Heithoff and Selvi Ersoy (Photo By Spencer Bruttig )

We’ve heard about the growing concern in the medical community about disease resistant antibiotics.

A new study involving UC Santa Barbara researchers shows the answer in those cases might not be prescribing a stronger dosage, but switching the treatment.

KCLU’s Lance Orozco has the story.

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