Shown with some of his MORU Microbiology Team, Dr Direk Limmathurotsakul, 2nd right, is currently using a MORU Public Engagement grant to develop an AMR Dictionary in English and five SE Asia languages.
Tackling drug resistance on Asian farms with maps and a dictionary
12 September 2018
MORU is participating in a project to reduce antibiotic resistance on farms in Asia by educating farmers. In his first 12 years working as a vet in Bangladesh, Bikash Chandra Saha routinely prescribed antibiotics. Then he learned of the devastating impact of antimicrobial resistance on human health - and it revolutionized his treatment choices.