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Pig-to-Human "Superbug" May Be Due to Animal Antibiotics, Northern Arizona University Study


2/22/2012 7:03:12 AM

Researchers who traced the evolution of a potentially deadly antibiotic-resistant bacteria strain that can jump from livestock to humans say their findings highlight the dangers of widespread antibiotic use in animal food production.

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