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Here’s why antimicrobial resistance matters, according to the UK’s superbug expert

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Each year, AMR directly kills about 1.3 million people worldwide. Image: Unsplash/victoriabcphotographer

Charlotte Edmond
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Infographic illustrating the predicted mortality from antimicrobial-resistant infections versus today's common causes of deaths.
A growing number of deaths will be caused by antimicrobial resistance. Image: Statista


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Antimicrobial resistance is introduced to water supplies from animals, humans and agriculture. Image: World Economic Forum

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