Antimicrobial-resistant bacteria in animal production

Text by Edona Emilie Arnesen, Head of Produce at Dagens

The complex intertwining of animals, humans and the environment

Illustration: The Lancet One Health Commission

Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is the broader term for resistance in different types of microorganisms and encompasses resistance to antibacterial, antiviral, antiparasitic and antifungal drugs.