Documentary in which Angela Rippon looks into the new ways that scientists are trying to fight bacterial infections, as they try to combat antibiotic resistance.
Wild alligators and a sewage works are just two of the places Angela Rippon discovers that scientists are looking for new ways to fight bacterial infections. Angela reveals how a growing number of bacterial diseases are becoming resistant to the antibiotics currently in use. If nothing is done, millions could die.
Angela investigates the latest scientific breakthroughs, meets a GP on the front line in the fight against infection and finds out how we can all take part in the effort to keep the miracle cure effective.
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
|Assistant Producer||Emily Goldblatt|
|Production Manager||Jessie Anderson|
|Executive Producer||Owen Gay|
|Executive Producer||Dale Templar|