In the last 60 years mankind has come to rely on the wonder-cure of antibiotics to solve a multitude of ills by inhibiting disease-causing bacteria and curing potentially fatal infections.
A University delegation is focussing on significant education and research partnerships with businesses and academics in India, as well as encouraging its students to study in Leeds.
Strengthened relationships and shared approaches to global challenges between top universities in the UK and China are the focus of high-level meetings in Shanghai this week.
The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2017 has placed the University of Leeds in the top 100 in the world for engineering and technology and 8th in the UK.
Robotics at Leeds will participate in the India-UK TECH Summit in New Delhi from 7-9 November 2016.