Latest MRSA Stories

2009-03-20 13:49:00

SAN DIEGO, March 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A rigorous environmental cleaning intervention can reduce the transmission of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) and other multidrug-resistant organisms in hospital intensive care units (ICUs), according to a new study presented today at the annual meeting of the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA).

2009-02-27 06:30:00

Dressing Offers a Highly Effective and Affordable New Option to Help Combat the Escalating MRSA Crisis PRINCETON, N.J., Feb. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Derma Sciences, Inc.

2008-10-20 12:00:32

Taipei, Taiwan -October 20 2008 - TaiGen Biotechnology Co., Ltd.

2008-09-19 21:00:33

THE Prime Minister yesterday hailed a victory in the fight against a deadly superbug as figures showed a 36% fall in MRSA cases in England in the past year.

2008-09-16 09:00:53

Enanta Pharmaceuticals, a developer of small molecule anti-infective drugs, has initiated a Phase Ia study on investigational oral antibiotic EDP-322, a methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus-active Bicyclolide, a novel macrolide-related drug class with a distinct resistance profile.

2008-07-29 21:00:41

U.S. researchers say they suspect a sharp rise in skin infections is due to methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, or MRSA.

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