2 Charts About "Superbugs" That Will Send Chills Up Your Spine

From RemappingDebate (via Megan McArdle) these charts about the rise of antibiotic resistant organisms pretty much peak for themselves.

The first: the increased incidence of drug-resistent organisms.

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Photo: RemappingDebate

The second: The declining pace of new antibiotic approval.

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Photo: RemappingDebate

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