Question of the week - Week of 29-Jun-2017

Which of these statements is wrong regarding resistance to antibiotics?

Question of the week

See a clue in the article Antibiotic resistance: frequently asked questions (1 of 2)


Correct answer

Antibiotic resistance has been happening in nature for thousands of years: antibiotics are produced by bacteria and fungi in nature, with the main purpose of eliminating competitors in a particular ecological niche.