Review of Antimicrobial Resistance in Wastewater in Japan: Current Challenges and Future Perspectives

  25 June 2022

Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) circulates through humans, animals, and the environments, requiring a One Health approach. Recently, urban sewage has increasingly been suggested as a hotspot for AMR even in high-income countries (HICs), where the water sanitation and hygiene infrastructure are well-developed. To understand the current status of AMR in wastewater in a HIC, we reviewed the epidemiological studies on AMR in the sewage environment in Japan from the published literature.

Further reading: Antibiotics
Author(s): Hiroaki Baba et al
Clean Environment  


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Antimicrobial Resistance Fighter Coalition


JSS University

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