Antibiotic of the week: Chloramphenicol

Antibiotic Pollution Index: 731 (19 November 2017) What is the Antibiotic Pollution Index? What it does Chloramphenicol blocks the production of proteins in bacteria. When protein production is delayed, the bacterial cell stops to grow. Who gets it Chloramphenicol is a broad-spectrum antibiotic that is used to treat a large number of infectious diseases. Given […]

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