Understanding antibiotic resistance
Learn about antibiotics, their mechanism of action, and how bacteria develop resistance. Explore the challenges in developing new antibiotics and alternative approaches to combat infectious diseases. Gain a comprehensive understanding of antibiotic resistance and its implications.
Course learning outcomes
After studying this course, you should be able to:
Understand what antibiotics are and how they work
Understand how bacteria become resistant to antibiotics
Appreciate the issues surrounding antibiotic resistance
Know about the challenges in developing new antibiotics
Know about alternative approaches to tackling infectious diseases.