Increasing Use of Antibiotics on Livestock Makes Animals Resistant to drugs

March 24, 2015 12:50 AM

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Increasing Use of Antibiotics on Livestock Makes Animals Resistant to drugs

A research published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences has raised concerns over the increasing use of antibiotics on livestock around the world. The researchers have said that the growing use will make the animals more resistant to these antibiotics.

If to go as per the current situation, the worldwide use of antibiotics in animals will increase by up to 67% until 2030. The number would double in countries including Russia, China, India or Brazil.

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