Burden of antimicrobial resistance: compared to what?

Author(s): Marlieke de Kraker, Marc LipsitchJournal: DASH October 2020
There has been an increased focus on the public health burden of antimicrobial resistance (AMR). This raises conceptual challenges such…

Predicting evolution using frequency-dependent selection in bacterial populations

Author(s): Taj Azarian, Pamela P Martinez, Brian J Arnold, Lindsay R Grant, Jukka Corander, Christophe Fraser, Nicholas J. Croucher, Laura L Hammitt, Raymond Reid, Mathuram Santosham, Robert C Weatherholtz, Stephen D Bentley, Katherine L O’Brien, Marc Lipsitch, William P HanageJournal: bioRxiv February 2020
Predicting how pathogen populations will change over time is challenging. Such has been the case with Streptococcus pneumoniae, an important…