Latest Antibiotic resistance Stories
Uh oh. The use of so many antibiotics is continuing to add to the global problem of antibiotic resistance.
CHICAGO, March 17, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "MRSA is the number one problem (a medical error) in U.S.
CAMBRIDGE, England, March 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Phico Therapeutics, a biotechnology company developing a novel platform technology for a new generation of antibiotics
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More than 100,000 of these infections developed among residents of U.S. nursing homes ATLANTA, Feb. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Clostridium difficile (C.
"Resistance" Debuts on iTunes and Amazon NASHVILLE, Tenn., Feb.
Researchers from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem's Faculty of Dental Medicine propose a way to turn the tables on harmful bacteria that infect humans, by infecting them with tiny viruses called bacteriophages. In a strange twist, one such virus, cultivated from Jerusalem sewage, may help prevent infections following dental procedures.
-- First-in-Class Drug Candidate to Prevent C. difficile to Begin Phase 2 Testing in 1st Quarter 2015 -- ROCKVILLE, Md., Feb.
Results RNA antimicrobial ACS 200 proven most effective silver product available in killing antibiotic-resistant superbugs OREM, Utah, Feb.
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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