International antibiotics resistance organization ICARS gains independence

Since it was established in 2019, the International Centre of Antimicrobial Resistance Solutions (ICARS) has been housed by the Danish Ministry of Health. Now, the organization has become self-governing.

Several years under the wing of the Danish Ministry of Health have come to an end for the International Centre of Antimicrobial Resistance Solutions (ICARS), it reports in a press release.

The international organization, which researches solutions to antimicrobial resistance (AMR), advising and collaborating with low- and middle-income countries in particular, has now been freed from its governmental shackles, gaining "independence as a self-governing organization", it states.

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