By George Tegos, Eleftherios Mylonakis
Drug resistance is expanding between quite a few human pathogenic microorganisms comparable to Enterococcus faecium, Staphylococcus aureus, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Acinetobacter baumaniii, Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Enterobacter spp. (currently dubbed the 'ESKAPE' pathogens), and has emerged as the most vital medical demanding situations of this century. elevated normal wisdom and worry of those pathogens potential there's a growing to be call for for study to take on the specter of multidrug resistance. Documenting the most recent study within the box, this booklet discusses present and promising actions to find new antimicrobials in 5 key components: molecular genetics and structures microbiology; artificial, computational chemistry and chemoinformatics; excessive Throughput Screening (HTS); non-vertebrate version hosts; and light-weight- and nano-based applied sciences.
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Antimicrobial drug discovery : emerging strategies by George Tegos, Eleftherios Mylonakis