With increasing resistance to existing antibiotics, developing countries face a serious challenge in safeguarding their populations' health against killer diseases such as TB and typhoid fever.
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Controversy has pressed India into action to tackle antibiotic resistance. Now other countries must do the same, says Priya Shetty.
21 April 2011
A partnership involving the US Food and Drug Administration may speed up delivery of new tuberculosis drug combinations, says Priya Shetty.
Two separate studies suggest that antibiotics might be a useful addition to emergency food supplements for malnourished children.
11 March 2013
A rise in antibiotic-resistant infections is a huge problem for developing countries that often lack the money to tackle them, a conference hears.
27 February 2013