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By The Dispatch On Saturday, September 23rd, 2017
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MRSA: Antibiotics and biocidal cleaners may spread multidrug resistance

Antibiotic use on people or pets, and use of biocidal cleaning products such as bleach, are associated with multidrug resistance in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in the home. This contamination More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, February 27th, 2017
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WHO report is ‘major step forward’ in fight against drug-resistant bacteria

A new report by the World Health Organization lays out, for the first time, which antibiotic-resistant bacteria pose the greatest risk to global health and urgently need new effective treatments. How antibiotic More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, September 5th, 2015
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Intensive decontamination eliminates MRSA, other drug resistant bugs from pig farm: Study

Decontamination protocols eradicated both methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) and antibiotic resistant, pathogenic intestinal bacteria, the Enterobacteriaceae, from a pig farm. The research appears More...

By Guest Author On Thursday, March 26th, 2015
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3 Medical Advancements of the Past Decade

Technology is always advancing. One of the fastest advancing fields in the world is medical technology. From antibiotic-resistant infections to deadly illnesses like ebola, the health threats facing the world are More...

By Robert Herriman On Wednesday, May 7th, 2014
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Delaware man is first NDM-producing Pseudomonas aeruginosa case in US

A New Castle County, Delaware man is the first known infection with New Delhi metallo-beta-lactamase (NDM)–producing carbapenem-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa in the United States, according to the Centers More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, April 30th, 2014
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WHO releases report on antibiotic resistance

NEWS RELEASE 30 APRIL 2014 | GENEVA – A new report by WHO–its first to look at antimicrobial resistance, including antibiotic resistance, globally–reveals that this serious threat is no longer a prediction More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, April 14th, 2014
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Cellceutix’s CTIX1278 shows promising early results in treating antibiotic resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae

PRESS RELEASE Cellceutix Corporation, a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company developing innovative therapies in oncology, dermatology, and antibiotic applications, is pleased to report favorable results in a More...

By Robert Herriman On Saturday, March 8th, 2014
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Notre Dame researchers discover ‘oxadiazoles’, a new class of antibiotics for MRSA treatment

A new class of antibiotics have been discovered that show promise in treating difficult to treat infections caused by Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) and other threats to public health. MRSAImage/CDC Researchers More...

By Robert Herriman On Tuesday, January 7th, 2014
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CDC’s Top Five Health Threats in 2014

PRESS RELEASE 1.  Antibiotic Resistance & Advanced Molecular Detection Coping with untreatable infections in The End of the Antibiotic Era  Every year, more than two million people in the U.S. get infections More...

By Robert Herriman On Wednesday, December 11th, 2013
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FDA implementing plan to ensure judicious use of antibiotics in food animals

PRESS RELEASE The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today is implementing a plan to help phase out the use of medically important antimicrobials in food animals for food production purposes, such as to enhance More...

By Robert Herriman On Saturday, November 16th, 2013
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Carbapenem-resistant infections on the rise in Europe: ECDC

Antibiotic resistance is showing a marked increase of carbapenem-resistant infections in the European Union (EU), according to a European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) press release Friday. Acinetobacter More...

By Robert Herriman On Monday, September 16th, 2013
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CDC: 23,000 Americans die from antibiotic-resistant infections annually

Every year, more than two million people in the United States get infections that are resistant to antibiotics and at least 23,000 people die as a result, according to a new report issued by the Centers for Disease More...


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