Horizontal gene transfer | Michael Mosley vs The Superbugs

Michael Mosley explains and illustrates horizontal gene transfer between bacteria, and how it spreads antibiotic resistance.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 2'26''
  • Broadcast year: 2017
Curriculum Connection
  • Biology | Infection and response | Treating, curing and preventing disease | Antibiotic-resistant bacteria

Licence: ERA Licence required


UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Four
  • Programme: Michael Mosley vs The Superbugs