Antimicrobial resistance in Neisseria gonorrhoeae: Global surveillance and a call for international collaborative action

PLoS Med. 2017 Jul 7;14(7):e1002344. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1002344. eCollection 2017 Jul.


In a Policy Forum, Teodora Wi and colleagues discuss the challenges of antimicrobial resistance in gonococci.

MeSH terms

  • Anti-Bacterial Agents / pharmacology*
  • Drug Resistance, Bacterial*
  • Epidemiological Monitoring
  • Global Health
  • Gonorrhea / drug therapy*
  • Humans
  • Neisseria gonorrhoeae / drug effects*


  • Anti-Bacterial Agents

Grants and funding

The authors received no specific funding for this work.