Antibiotics are the precious pills that underpin our entire health system.

They are the foundation of modern medicine and the bedrock of the treatments we take for granted – from chemotherapy to minor illnesses.

Yet while we are often happy to accept that cutting-edge, life-saving treatments, like our most modern cancer therapies, will be expensive, the value our health systems attach to antibiotics is measly.


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