Ecology of blaNDM and mcr-1

Jose Francisco Delgado-Blas, Bosco R. Matamoros, Bruno Gonzalez-Zorn


Antibiotic resistance is one of the most worrying threats to global public health today. Numerous common infections are becoming harder, and even impossible, to treat due to the loss of effectiveness of these molecules against resistant bacteria. This is a complex scenario involving multiple elements, and must therefore be confronted with a multidisciplinary approach (1).