The genes were found in the soil of Svalbard, in the Arctic Circle. They may have been carried there by birds or humans. File photo: AFP The genes were found in the soil of Svalbard, in the Arctic Circle. They may have been carried there by birds or humans. File photo: AFP
The genes were found in the soil of Svalbard, in the Arctic Circle. They may have been carried there by birds or humans. File photo: AFP
Disease

Genes linked to antibiotic-resistant ‘India superbug’ found in Arctic

  • Discovery of genes, possibly carried by birds or humans, shows rapid spread of crisis

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The genes were found in the soil of Svalbard, in the Arctic Circle. They may have been carried there by birds or humans. File photo: AFP The genes were found in the soil of Svalbard, in the Arctic Circle. They may have been carried there by birds or humans. File photo: AFP
The genes were found in the soil of Svalbard, in the Arctic Circle. They may have been carried there by birds or humans. File photo: AFP
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