Experts Push Congress for More Money to Fight Superbugs

Several stakeholder groups are pressing Congress to up its investment to combat antibiotic-resistant infections as CDC data reveals a troubling trend in U.S. communities.

In this 2013 file photo, a microbiologist works with tubes of bacteria samples in an antimicrobial resistance and characterization lab within the Infectious Disease Laboratory at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta.
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