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2011-08-31 14:33:57

A Johns Hopkins Children's Center study of more than 3,000 hospitalized children shows that those colonized but not sick with the antibiotic-resistant bacterium MRSA are at considerable risk for developing full-blown infections.

2011-06-02 08:58:20

MRSA transmission may be occurring in fire stations, according to a study published in the June issue of the American Journal of Infection Control.

2011-05-24 18:59:47

The latest episode in the American Chemical Society's (ACS) award-winning podcast series, "Global Challenges/Chemistry Solutions," focuses on new blood test that can quickly tell whether patients are infected with an antibiotic-resistant bacterium that's become a global threat, significantly improving treatment.

2011-02-22 11:49:49

Most people would never suspect that a "trash tree," one with little economic value and often removed by farmers due to its ability to destroy farmland, could be the key to fighting a deadly bacterium.

2011-01-17 10:04:05

Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) causes nearly 500,000 hospitalizations and 19,000 deaths a year in the United States.

2011-01-07 07:23:49

In an attempt to stop the MRSA superbug, the Infectious Disease Society of America (ISDA) released its first-ever guidelines for the treatment of MRSA, helping physicians manage the common antibiotic-resistant infection.

2011-01-05 13:29:38

Physicians now have help in their battle against methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), a potentially deadly infection that initially was limited to hospitals and health care facilities but has become a growing problem in healthy children and adults.

2010-10-13 05:00:00

WAYNE, Pa. and LIVERPOOL, England, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Molecular Detection Inc.

Word of the Day
  • A woman chauffeur.
  • A woman who operates an automobile.
The word 'chaffeuse' comes from French, and is the feminine form of 'chauffeur'.