Strategic Limitation of Resources Increases Competition among Pathogens within a Patient (video) Penn State Share Print E-Mail Loading video... Caption Strategic limitation of resources increases competition among pathogens within a patient. This intervention combined with traditional drugs that might otherwise fail can successfully treat an infection, as illustrated in this animation. Credit Credit: Penn State Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.