Latest Antibiotic resistance Stories
Memorandum of Understanding Signed to Address the Global Health Threat of Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J., Dec.
SARASOTA, Fla., Dec.
- IRIDICA has the potential to change how pathogens that cause serious infections, such as sepsis and pneumonia, are detected and identified ABBOTT PARK, Ill., Dec.
New nanopore DNA sequencing technology on a device the size of a USB stick could be used to diagnose infection - according to new research from the University of East Anglia and Public Health England.
Serving nearly three million students daily, new city alliance continues to improve quality of school meals LOS ANGELES, Dec.
Company Introduces New Antibiotic Analytics Dashboard at ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting ORANGE COUNTY, Calif., Dec.
- Potential Treatment for Hospitalized Patients with Complicated Intra-Abdominal and Complicated Urinary Tract Infections - DUBLIN, Dec.
-- First-in-Class Clinical Program Targets Protection of Microbiome to Prevent Overgrowth of Deadly C. difficile Infection Linked with Use of IV Antibiotics -- ROCKVILLE, Md., Dec.
HARRISBURG, Pa., Nov.
One of the most mysterious forms of life may turn out to be a rich and untapped source of antibacterial drugs.
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...
- One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
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