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Fresh approach to AMR

Posted 22 July 2021 AM

The Westmead Institute for Medical Research is gearing up to conduct a first-in-human trial of genetically modified (GM) gut bacteria to reduce antibiotic resistance after receiving the green-light from the Office of the Gene Technology Regulator (OGTR).

The proposed trial is designed to evaluate the safety and efficacy of GM E.coli (Nissle strain) - a widely used probiotic - to deliver genes to gut bacteria that restore sensitivity to antibiotics.

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