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UK to invest in new research against evolving global health threats

The chief medical officer Professor Dame Sally Davies has warned that antimicrobial resistance could undermine global efforts to provide universal healthcare.

The warning came at a meeting of the United Nations, which has long supported the ambition to give everyone in the world access to basic healthcare, where Dame Sally also announced further funding to tackle the threat from antimicrobial resistance.