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Soil Holds Clues to Antibiotic Resistance (4 of 4)

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Caption: Dr. Gautam Dantas discusses the research. This audio relates to a paper that appeared in the Aug. 31, 2012, issue of Science, published by AAAS. The paper, by K.J. Forsberg at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Mo., and colleagues was titled, "The Shared Antibiotic Resistome of Soil Bacteria and Human Pathogens."

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