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Topic: Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR)

Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) is the growing global crisis of bacteria, viruses, fungi, and parasites becoming resistant to the drugs used to treat them, posing a major threat to public health and effective healthcare.

More on: Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR)

The podcast episodes explore the issue of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) and how artificial intelligence (AI) can be leveraged to combat this growing threat.

Episode Part 1 - The Battle Against Antibiotic Resistance delves into the history, consequences, and factors contributing to the acceleration of the AMR crisis, emphasizing the urgent need for global action.

Episode Part 2 - The Power of Data and Artificial Intelligence focuses on how AI and large datasets can help researchers understand and address AMR, including tracking infection trends, finding new treatment pathways, and developing more effective drugs.

Episode Part 4 - Using AI to Get One Step Ahead of Antibiotic Resistance explores the potential impact of AI in combating AMR through public education, accelerated drug development, optimized treatment selection, and more accessible and equitable healthcare, while also addressing concerns around responsible implementation.

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