Latest Antibiotic resistance Stories
What?! These remote tribespeople have antibiotic resistant genes, and this suggests that the human body could resist antibiotics long before such drugs were even used.
Scientists from the Icahn School of Medicine, collaborating with a multicenter team of U.S.
OTTAWA, April 17, 2015 /CNW/ - Health Canada intends to propose new measures and strengthen regulations to encourage prudent use of antimicrobial drugs used in food-producing animals, particularly
HARRISBURG, Pa., April 9, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "National Public Health Week" is April 6 - 12 and is a time for celebration and collaboration in creating awareness about appropriate
New infections emphasize the importance of using antibiotics wisely ATLANTA, April 2, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- International travelers are bringing a multidrug-resistant intestinal
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., April 2, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Monday, March 30, the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE), the lead society for safety and quality in gastrointestinal
5 'bad guys' to worry about in 2015 DALLAS, April 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- A hospital is thought of as a place people go to get well.
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Minister Ambrose unveils new action plan with concrete steps to address antimicrobial resistance in Canada, releases first ever integrated, national surveillance report and announces funding to
The recently implemented GAIN Act is expected to lure companies back into R&D as well as attract new participants, finds Frost & Sullivan LONDON, March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The
Enterococcus is a Gram-positive, commensal bacterium inhabiting the gastrointestinal tracts of humans and other mammals. It is a main constituent of some probiotic food supplements. E. faecalis can cause life-threatening infections in humans, especially in the nosocomial environment, where the naturally high levels of antibiotic resistance found in E. faecalis contribute to its pathogenicity. It is frequently found in root canal-treated teeth in prevalence values ranging from 30% to 90% of...
Escherichia coli is a Gram-negative rod-shaped bacterium that is commonly found in the lower intestine of warm-blooded organisms. Most strains are harmless; however, some such as O157:H7 can cause food poisoning in humans and are often responsible for product recalls. The normal flora of the gut normally contains the harmless strains and often provide K2 to the body. They are not always confined to the intestine and have the ability to survive briefly outside of the body. It grows easily...
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