Latest Pseudomonas infection Stories

2009-03-24 08:44:04

Researchers at National Jewish Health have discovered a promising strategy for destroying the molecular scaffolding that can make Pseudomonas bacterial infections extremely difficult to treat in cystic fibrosis patients, wearers of contact lenses, and burn victims.

2008-12-02 09:56:54

New clues about the most common cause of persistent and fatal lung infections in cystic fibrosis patients may lead to preventive treatments.

2008-10-03 09:00:07

Transave, a biopharmaceutical company, has secured a $12.5 million venture loan from CIT Healthcare and Compass Horizon Funding Company, an affiliate of Horizon Technology Finance Management.

2008-10-02 12:03:43


2008-09-24 12:00:37

Canadian medical scientists say they have found a new treatment for severe lung infections caused by cystic fibrosis.

2008-07-01 09:01:11

Aradigm has announced positive results from an open-label, two week efficacy and safety study of its once daily inhaled liposomal ciprofloxacin in patients with cystic fibrosis.

2008-06-26 09:03:12

Mpex Pharmaceuticals has initiated a Phase II clinical study with MP-376 for the treatment of pulmonary infections due to Pseudomonas aeruginosa and other bacteria in patients with cystic fibrosis.

2008-06-16 12:01:04

Gilead Sciences has announced positive results from an interim analysis of 12-month data from its open-label, Phase III AIR-CF3 study of aztreonam lysine for inhalation, an investigational therapy in development for the treatment of people with cystic fibrosis who have pulmonary Pseudomonas aeruginosa.

2008-03-18 16:17:35

New U of T research holds promise for developing innovative therapies against cystic fibrosis and may also serve as a model for future therapies against the HIV virus.

2005-06-02 14:49:39

Cells sent to fight infections in the lungs of cystic fibrosis patients actually enhance the development of permanent bacterial infections, according to researchers at National Jewish Medical and Research Center.

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