IRIS in the News: Leaky infrastructure driving antibiotic resistant pathogens in local waters

How are antibiotic resistant microbes and septic tanks related?

IRIS affiliate Krista Capps and her collaborators were recently featured by the UGA College of Public Health for their research on the link between microbial resistance and leaky septic tanks: their research pointed to the fact that old infrastructure could be a primary driver of antibiotic resistance.

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