September 18, 2018

Avisa Reports on Progress with Biomarker AV BreathTest Platform

Ten-minute, point-of-care breath test rapidly detects virulent bacterial infections to mitigate overuse of antibiotics and save hospital costs Proof-of-concept trial […]
August 8, 2018

Point-of-Care Optics Helps Halt the Spread of Infectious Diseases

Optical technologies offer an accurate, rapid, and low-cost approach to diagnosing infectious diseases non-invasively. MARIE FREEBODY, CONTRIBUTING EDITOR, MARIE.FREEBODY@PHOTONICS.COM Early […]
April 6, 2018

‘Nightmare bacteria’ are trying to spread in the U.S., CDC says

AGGRESSIVE TESTING AT HOSPITALS AND CLINICS CAN STOP SUPERBUGS by Maggie Fox / Apr.03.2018 / 10:03 AM ET / Updated Apr.04.2018 […]
October 30, 2017

Diagnosing Antimicrobial Resistance

Diagnosing antimicrobial resistance Carey-Ann D. Burnham, Jennifer Leeds, Patrice Nordmann, Justin O’Grady and Jean Patel Abstract Antimicrobial resistance constitutes a global […]
June 28, 2017

Diagnostics Makers Encouraged to Help Fight Antimicrobial Resistance

Education and additional rapid diagnostics are needed to help save lives, say advocates. Daphne Allen Deaths from antimicrobial resistance (AMR) […]
January 23, 2017

Drug-resistant ‘nightmare bacteria’ show worrisome ability to diversify and spread

For immediate release: Monday, January 16, 2017 Boston, MA – A family of highly drug-resistant and potentially deadly bacteria may […]
September 27, 2016

Medscape: Use of Broad Spectrum Antibiotics on the Rise

Use of Broad-Spectrum Antibiotics Rising Nicola M. Parry, DVM September 20, 2016 Overall rates of antibiotic use in US hospitals […]
September 26, 2016

Use of Broad-Spectrum Antibiotics Rising

A newly published Centers for Disease Control and Prevention study in JAMA Internal Medicine shows that while overall use of […]
September 22, 2016

UN meeting tackles the ‘fundamental threat’ of antibiotic-resistant superbugs

THE UN SECRETARY GENERAL, BAN KI-MOON, SAID ANTIMICROBIAL RESISTANCE IS A “FUNDAMENTAL THREAT” TO GLOBAL HEALTH AND SAFETY AT THE […]
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