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Treatment of Bacterial Infections with β-Lactams: Cooperation with Innate Immunity

β-Lactams are the most widely prescribed #antibiotics used for the control and treatment of bacterial infections. The direct effect of β-lactams on bacteria is well studied worldwide. In the context of infections and as a consequence of their direct activity against the pathogen, β-lactams also regulate antibacterial immune responses.