Antimicrobial Resistance Quiz

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What is the primary use of antibiotics?

Killing or inhibiting the growth of bacteria

Which ancient population has histological evidence of tetracycline use?

Sudanese Nubia (350-550 CE)

What was the source of the antibiotic found in the ancient X-Group population from Sudanese Nubia?

Nubian beer

In 1640, who advised that molds have a curative effect when applied to infections?

John Parkington, London apothecary and King‘s herbalist

What did Ernest Duchesne submit for the doctorate degree in 1897?

Thesis on the study of vital competition in micro-organisms: antagonism between molds and microbes

What is the primary purpose of antibiotics?

To kill or inhibit the growth of bacteria

Which ancient population has histological evidence of tetracycline use?

Nubian beer drinkers

Who tied the source of the antibiotic to the Nubian beer?

Armelagos and his fellow researchers

What did John Parkington advise in 1640?

To use molds for curing infections

In 1897, what did Ernest Duchesne submit the thesis for?

Doctorate degree in vital competition in micro-organisms

Test your knowledge on antimicrobial resistance, antibiotics, and their role in preventing bacterial infections. Learn about the types of antibiotics and their effectiveness against different microorganisms.

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