€1.4 million for monitoring environmental resistance

JPI-AMR has granted €1.4 million in funding to EMBARK – a CARe-led consortium aiming to improve and simplify monitoring of antibiotic resistance in the environment. “Essentially we will generate data on the natural background resistance in different environments and provide a framework for more efficient and less costly monitoring” says Johan Bengtsson-Palme, coordinator of the EMBARK program.
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