Drugmakers cut antibiotics R&D as superbugs take hold

03/19/2013 | Reuters

Despite concerns about drug-resistant bacteria, few drugmakers are developing new antibiotics and some have trimmed their antibiotics research spending. Regulatory hurdles and relatively low market pricing make antibiotics development unattractive. Public-private partnerships might shift the playing field, and more research sharing could boost innovation, GlaxoSmithKline CEO Andrew Witty said.

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