A Portable 3D Printer System for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Multidrug-Resistant Bacteria

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Glatzel, Stefan; Hezwani, Mohammed; Kitson, Philip J.; Gromski, Piotr S.; Schürer, Sophie; Cronin, Leroy;
(2016)

Summary: Multidrug-resistant bacteria are a major threat to human health, but broad-spectrum\ud antibiotics are losing efficacy. There is a need to screen a given drug against\ud a bacterial infection outside of the laboratory. To address this need, we have designed\ud ... View more
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