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London’s public spaces are rife with multidrug-resistant bacteria

Public spaces seem to contain drug resistant bacteriaBEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images By Sam Wong Multidrug-resistant bacteria are dotted throughout London. From swabs taken across the city, nearly half of the samples with a common type of bacteria had a drug resistant strain. Hermine Mkrtchyan at the University of East London and her colleagues swabbed commonly touched… Read More »