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Issues beyond resistance : inadequate antibiotic therapy and bacterial hypervirulence
While antibiotic resistance remains a major clinical problem , there are several other issues associated with inadequate antibiotic therapy including the promotion of undesirable qualities leading to hypervirulent organisms .
Lee W Goneau , Johannes Delport , Luana Langlois , Susan M Poutanen , Hassan Razvi , Gregor Reid , Jeremy P Burton
Impact of water content and dietary organic carbon richness on gut bacteria in the earthworm Lumbricus terrestris
Earthworms are fundamental subsurface invertebrates , and this study illustrates that ingested bacteria and earthworm-associated Tenericutes might be influenced by nutrient fluctuations and dietary organic carbon richness .
Lydia Zeibich , Jennifer Guhl , and Harold L Drake
DOI : doi . org / 10.1093 / femsmc / xtaa004 >
DOI : doi . org / 10.1093 / femsmc / xtaa002 >