The dwindling stock of antibiotics, and what to do about it

http://feeds.sciencedaily.com/~r/sciencedaily/~3/u5zfbKlbur4/141009210333.htm

Pharmaceutical companies have largely abandoned the business of discovering and developing antibiotics, and our stock of these “miracle drugs” is beginning to shrink. Researchers are working to create new models for drug discovery that could replace the failed private enterprise model.

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