Latest sepsis Stories
A special issue on sepsis has been released by the publisher Landes Bioscience (Austin, TX USA).
A well-documented suppressor of immunity that's used by fetuses and tumors alike, just may be able to change its spots, researchers report.
Blood clots play an unexpected role in protecting the body from the deadly effects of bacteria by absorbing bacterial toxins.
At a recent event in Irvine, California, The Edwards Lifesciences Fund recognized the work of Sepsis Alliance with a $75,000 grant to be used to raise awareness of sepsis. San
Sepsis, the body's response to severe infections, kills more people than breast cancer, prostate cancer and HIV/AIDS combined.
Jill Gress has joined the Board of Directors of Sepsis Alliance, the nation's leading patient advocacy organization promoting sepsis awareness.
Sean Cuttler, a strategic business and technology leader in both healthcare and technology, has joined the Board of Directors of Sepsis Alliance.
Researchers have developed a simple genetic blood test that can diagnose sepsis in two hours instead of the two days needed for a traditional diagnosis.
Vibrio vulnificus is a species of Gram-negative, motile, curved, rod-shaped bacteria of the Vibrio Genus. Hollis et al. first reported it in 1976. It was given the name Beneckea vulnifica by Reichelt et al. in 1976 and in 1979 Vibrio vulnificus by Farmer. V. vulnificus is related to V. cholerae and is present in marine environments such as estuaries, brackish ponds, or coastal areas. It causes an infection often incurred after eating seafood, especially raw or undercooked oysters. It can...
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