Tackling antimicrobial resistance – impressions from a LeSPAR networking workshop

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Discovery Centre for Translational and Interdisciplinary Research at the University of Dundee served as a fantastic venue for the networking workshop. Photo: University of Dundee

By Gabriele Butkute, science policy assistant the Biochemical Society

The Biochemical Society is a part of the Learned Society Partnership on Antimicrobial Resistance (LeSPAR) – a group of learned societies that are focused on taking action, championing best practice and raising awareness of the global challenge of antimicrobial resistance.

To address this issue, LeSPAR organised three networking workshops for researchers entitled “Antimicrobial resistance: environments, evolution and transmission”. One of them took place at the University of Dundee, more about it from Dr Adam Ostrowski, a post-doctoral researcher at the University of Dundee: Continue reading