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Defeating the Superbugs

Horizon, 2012-2013 Episode 6 of 18

Across the world we are seeing the emergence of bacteria that have gone rogue.

These are the superbugs, dangerous bacteria that are becoming resistant to our only defence: antibiotics.

Horizon meets the scientists who are tracking the spread of these potential killers around the globe, and discovers the new techniques researchers are developing to help defeat these superbugs.

59 minutes

Last on

Mon 10 Sep 2012 21:00


Role Contributor
DirectorDiana Hill
ProducerDiana Hill
Series EditorAidan Laverty

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