Yes it’s Real

The problem of antibiotic resistant bacteria is getting very real. Below are a few articles on the topic. The CRE is just one example of many bacteria that contribute to a much larger threat. The need for alternative methods to fight against this bacteria is becoming more and more necessary. At the University of Guelph in the Merrill lab, the research is dedicated to creating anti virulence agents to combat bacterial drug resistance.

http://www.cdc.gov/media/dpk/2013/dpk-vs-hai.html

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/08/29/opinion/an-uncontrollable-outbreak-of-drug-resistant-bacteria.html?_r=0

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