A call to arms: Unifying the fight against resistance

Sci Signal. 2018 Oct 23;11(553):eaav0442. doi: 10.1126/scisignal.aav0442.


This Editorial discusses the state of research on drug resistance in the fields of cancer, infectious disease, and agriculture. Reaching across the aisle for a more cross-collaborative approach may lead to exciting breakthroughs toward tackling the challenges of drug resistance in each field.

Publication types

  • Editorial
  • Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural

MeSH terms

  • Agriculture
  • Communicable Diseases / drug therapy
  • Drug Resistance, Microbial*
  • Drug Resistance, Neoplasm*
  • Humans
  • Interdisciplinary Communication
  • Mutation
  • Neoplasms / drug therapy*
  • Stochastic Processes