January 2, 2019

Does the Gut Microbiome Ever Fully Recover From Antibiotics?

Most gut bacteria recover quickly, but there can be long-lasting consequences from taking antibiotics. ASK WELL By Richard Klasco, M.D. Dec. […]
January 2, 2019

Fight Against Superbugs at an Inflection Point in Science and Innovation

FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., discusses U.S. efforts to combat antibiotic-resistant bacteria Scientists and public health officials around the world […]
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 […]
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