FEMS Affiliates Letter December 2020 - Page 10


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Science | Business Bulletin 17 December 2020 >
Science | Business Bulletin No . 899 Bringing together industry , research and policy
The quickening pace of scientific and technological discovery is re-shaping policies , markets and economies around the world . Arm yourself with a regular new Science | Business briefing .
The Longitude Prize announced the launch of AMR Voices - stories from the frontlines of antibiotic resistance during Covid-19 .
This is a new collection of international case studies from the perspective of people living with or working to overcome antimicrobial resistant infections . With stories from the UK , US , South Africa and India , the report , provides a first-hand look at how the real-life experience and challenges of AMR collide with the realities of Covid-19 .
Published by Nesta Challenges -- home to the Longitude Prize , an £ 8m prize to accelerate the development of a point-of-care diagnostic test that will conserve antibiotics for future generations -- the report is a warning shot that without action on the slow-moving pandemic of AMR , more lives will be lost and the fundamentals of modern medicine will break down .
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Source : Science | Business
Longitude Prize launches AMR Voices >
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New from our Member Society : Microbiology Society - Our most downloaded articles from 2020 >
The Microbiology Society would like to thank everyone that has contributed to our journals in 2020 , whether by submitting their research , being on an Editorial Board or peer reviewing articles .
Take a look back at the some of the most popular research published in the Microbiology Society ’ s journals .
The articles explore a diverse range of topics , covering the breadth of microbiology , from SARS- CoV-2 to antimicrobial resistance and more .
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