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The fast track to multidrug resistance.

Publication TypeJournal Article
AuthorsKaufmann, BB, and Hung DT
AbstractIn this issue of Molecular Cell, Kohanski et al. (2010) demonstrate that even subinhibitory concentrations of bactericidal antibiotics result in the generation of reactive oxygen species, leading to an increase in mutation rate and the emergence of multidrug-resistant bacterial strains.
Year of Publication2010
JournalMolecular cell
Volume37
Issue3
Pages297-8
Date Published (YYYY/MM/DD)2010/02/12
ISSN Number1097-2765
DOI10.1016/j.molcel.2010.01.027
PubMedhttp://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20159549?dopt=Abstract