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TiFiber’s patented antimicrobial polymers (AMPs) are safer, more effective alternatives to widely used antimicrobials in personal care and medical products. Fayetteville,
- 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.
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.
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One of the most mysterious forms of life may turn out to be a rich and untapped source of antibacterial drugs.
-- Phase 1a and 1b Trials to Use SYN-004 to Protect Microbiome; Intended to Prevent Overgrowth of Potentially Deadly C. difficile Bacteria -- ROCKVILLE, Md., Nov.
- Publicity Statement Claiming that Ingredient Can Affect Human Health Not Borne Out By What the Research Actually Shows WASHINGTON, Nov.
Triclosan, a common antimicrobial in personal hygiene products, causes liver fibrosis and cancer in mice
RPS today announces its third annual partnership of the CDC's Get Smart About Antibiotics Week from November 17-23. Sarasota, FL (PRWEB) November 17, 2014
Staphylococcus epidermidis is one of thirty-three known species belonging to the genus Staphylococcus. It is part of our skin flora and can also be found in the mucous membranes and in animals. It is the most common species found in laboratory test due to contamination. It is not usually pathogenic; however, patients with a compromised immune system often risk infection. Infections can be both nosocomial and community acquired and are more of a threat to hospital patients. Hospitals carry...
Clostridium difficile, also known as "CDF/cdf", or "C. diff", is a Gram-positive bacteria of the genus Clostridium that causes severe diarrhea and other intestinal disease when competing bacteria in the gut flora are wiped out by antibiotics. They are anaerobic, spore-forming rods and is the most serious cause of antibiotic-associated diarrhea and potentially to pseudomembranous colitis. C. difficile bacteria naturally resides in the gut of a small percentage of the adult population. Others...
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