These bacteria tolerate even the drugs from the group of polymyxins, the most effective group of antibiotics. Until the last moment polymyxins remained the hope of the doctors in the war against bacterial infections. In the future we are waited only by the spread of superbugs, disease-causing lungs and heart, says The Daily Mail.
Particular gene makes E. coli resistant to all known antibacterial drugs. The gene can also migrate to the Klebsiella, a cause of pneumonia and sepsis. Experiments show that the confrontation of modern medicine with bacteria while the bacteria win.
Today, antibiotics from the group of polymyxins are actively used in agriculture. Therefore, there is a high probability that resistant bacteria will get into the body of people who use meat products.