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Stanford Engineering Magazine | Issue #85

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Dec 9 2019

The fight against bacterial infections enters the 21st century

A 100-year-old test that takes days to complete is the current norm for identifying bacteria and the correct antibiotic for treatment. Researchers are working to find a better way.