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Media - published on 23 Jan 2018

Number of new antibiotics has fallen sharply since 2000

The Guardian reports on the results of the Antimicrobial Resistance Benchmark with a focus on the number of new antibiotics being developed.

Following on from the launch of the Antimicrobial Resistance Benchmark, this article covers the sharp decrease in the number of new antibiotics being developed and how companies need to do much more to tackle the rise of superbugs.

“These companies produce the most antibiotics and some have only recently started tackling antibiotic resistance.”


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