Superbugs — The Fight For Our Lives

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, Exhibition Road, South Kensington, London51.497295 -0.176503
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0870 870 4868

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During school term: 10 AM to 6 PM (Mon-Sun) – During school holidays: 10 AM to 7 PM (Mon-Sun); Last entry 45 mins before closing
Tickets & Cost:
Free. See sciencemuseum.org.uk

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The Science Museum's Superbugs exhibition will reveal how scientists are responding to the challenge of fighting bacteria's increasing resistance to antibiotics.

Antibiotics have enabled us to combat diseases that were once thought completely untreatable, making risky operations safer and extending patients lives. But now bacteria are fighting back, and superbugs have evolved that are resistant to even the most powerful antibiotics.

This new exhibition will feature some of the latest scientific research, and tell the personal stories of the people waging war on bacteria.

 

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