Chemosphere 2021 Feb 1;265:129153. Epub 2020 Dec 1.
State Key Laboratory of Pollution Control and Resource Reuse, College of Environmental Science and Engineering, Tongji University, Shanghai, 200092, China; Shanghai Key Lab of Chemical Assessment and Sustainability, Shanghai, China; Post-doctoral Research Station, College of Civil Engineering, Tongji University, Shanghai, 200092, China. Electronic address:
The abuse of antibiotics has brought out serious bacterial resistance, which threatens the ecological environment and human health. Quorum sensing inhibitors (QSIs), as a new kind of potential antibiotic substitutes that are theoretically difficult to trigger bacterial resistance, are recommended to individually use or jointly use with traditional antibiotics. However, there are few studies on the resistance risk in the use of QSIs. Read More