Seattle Startup with UW Roots is Fighting Resistance to Antiobiotic Treatment
ID Genomics takes the guesswork out of prescribing antibiotics.
In 2014, a UK study predicted that, by 2050, antibiotic resistance will cause more fatalities than cancer. Bacteria like E. coli, one of the most common causes of urinary tract infections, are quick to evolve and are rapidly outsmarting new treatments. With bugs, were losing the battle, says Dr. Evgeni Sokurenko, the founder of ID…