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ANTIRES - new joint project (Jun 2016)

The new cluster 'ANTIRES' is a co-operation project between academic partners in Greifswald, Berlin and Göttingen together with Analytik Jena AG.
A rapidly increasing threat is arising from new or resistant pathogens and their growing global circulation that affects all areas of human life. This threat is further afflicted with a drastic lack of (new) effective drugs as well as insufficient preventive and diagnostic possibilities.
Within the ANTIRES-Cluster scientists will examine the distribution of antibiotic resistances in municipal wastewaters. In close co-operation with experts from Analytik Jena AG a new chip based tool for the analysis of antibiotic resistances will be developed.

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