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Carbapenem-resistant enterobacteriaceae: CRE For the first time, the CDC is categorizing antibiotic-resistant organisms by threat level. That's because, in their conservative estimates, more than 2 million people get antibiotic-resistant infections each year, and at least 23,000 die because current drugs no longer stop their infections.
Credit: 	Centers for Disease Control
Carbapenem-resistant enterobacteriaceae: CRE For the first time, the CDC is categorizing antibiotic-resistant organisms by threat level. That's because, in their conservative estimates, more than 2 million people get antibiotic-resistant infections each year, and at least 23,000 die because current drugs no longer stop their infections.
Credit: 	Centers for Disease Control

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