Maryn McKenna: What do we do when antibiotics don’t work any more? | TED Talk | TED.com

Penicillin changed everything. Infections that had previously killed were suddenly quickly curable. Yet as Maryn McKenna shares in this sobering talk, we’ve squandered the advantages afforded us by that and later antibiotics. Drug-resistant bacteria mean we’re entering a post-antibiotic world — and it won’t be pretty. There are, however, things we can do … if we start right now.

via Maryn McKenna: What do we do when antibiotics don’t work any more? | TED Talk | TED.com.

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  1. Maryn is a different story – she is real and so is topic – grin – exception to rule – same if you or Jess were giving TED talk.

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