Bacterial Resistance Evolves to Alcohol Based Disinfectants

 “Increasing Tolerance of Hospital Enterococcus faecium to Handwash Alcohols” has demonstrated what many have expected for some time; bacterial adaptations are challenging infection control protocols in the hospital setting.

Reference:
Pidot, Saha. August 2018. Volume 10, Issue 452, ear 6115. Science Translational Medicine.

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