07 January 2014
Veterinarians and farmers care for animals and people
Antibiotic resistance in animals – much like in their human counterparts – is becoming a greater challenge every day. Antibiotic resistance occurs when certain bacteria are able to “resist” and survive after they have been exposed to a specific antibiotic that would normally be expected to kill them or inhibit their growth.
Author/Organization: Federation of Veterinarians of Europe (FVE), Copa- Cogeca
Topics: animal health, food safety, human health, veterinary drugs