A first line of defence against infection can take the form of avoidance behaviour. In the case of a species of fly that lives on desert cacti this means moving into the light if mites are around.
Monthly Archives: February 2022
Antimicrobial resistance is a global crisis, but it is not given much ‘air time’ by world leaders, the media, and the public in general. Yet, as a systematic review published recently in the The Lancet reveals, its global impact is far greater than many infectious diseases such as malaria and AIDS.