5/6/2014

Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, has introduced legislation to increase the federal response to antimicrobial resistance by focusing on improving surveillance, prevention and research. The Strategies to Address Antimicrobial Resistance, or STAAR, Act would lead to National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases grants for studies to improve the use of antibiotics and to develop therapies, vaccines and diagnostics.

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