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News Alert - 10-03-2016
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To fight the growing resistance of bacteria to today’s antibiotics, the use of existing antimicrobial drugs should be restricted.
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  1. Plenary session votes on the veterinary medicinal products    10/03/2016

To fight the growing resistance of bacteria to today’s antibiotics, the use of existing antimicrobial drugs should be restricted, and new ones should be developed, say MEPs. In Thursday’s vote on proposed updates to an EU law on veterinary medicines, they are likely to advocate banning collective and preventive antibiotic treatment of animals, and to back measures to stimulate research into new medicines.