Latest Multiple drug resistance Stories

2009-11-10 11:08:10

Using antibiotics to excess is causing extensive resistance in parts of Europe and may stop fundamental medical care like hip replacements, intensive care for premature children and cancer treatment, health experts announced.

2009-10-22 06:00:00

EMERYVILLE, Calif., Oct. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NovaBay Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

2009-10-14 11:03:00

Using small molecules (purine analogs) scientists managed to reverse multidrug resistance in lung cancer, a common obstacle to successful cancer chemotherapy. BELGRADE, Serbia, Oct.

2009-09-28 15:05:32

Canadian researchers say they've identified a chemical compound that targets drug-resistant bacteria in a different way from existing antibiotics. McMaster University scientists say their discovery is an ideal starting point to develop new interventions for resistant infections.

Word of the Day
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.