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ASM Attends UN General Assembly

ASM President, Susan Sharp, Ph.D., joined global leaders at the United Nations General Assembly in New York today in a historical meeting to focus on the commitment to fight AMR.

UN General Assembly Focuses on AMR

Leaders at the UN General Assembly draft a plan for coordinated, cross-cutting efforts to improve the current state of AMR.

Superbugs are a 'Fundamental Threat'

If antibiotics were telephones, we would still be calling each other using clunky rotary dials and copper lines," Stefano Bertuzzi, CEO of ASM, told NBC News.
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Antibacterial Development Conference

Innes_RogerResearch in the Innes laboratory addresses two fundamental questions in plant biology. How do plants detect pathogens, and how does pathogen detection lead to activation of defenses, including programmed cell death? He and his lab are taking a multidisciplinary approach to address these questions, ranging from structural biology, to classical genetics, to comparative genomics. His research will enable development of disease resistant crop plants that will require less energy and less pesticides to produce. For more specifics on research in the Innes lab, please visit: