Daily Archives: September 18, 2013

Briefing speakers, report: antibiotic resistant infections “pose a catastrophic threat to people in every country”

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When Rep. Gene Green (D-TX) practiced as an attorney in Texas during the 1980s, some of his clients had become infected with tuberculosis that had become resistant to the first and best line of treatment. He had to talk to them through walls to avoid exposure to the disease, he said, often having to shout […]