The Combating Antibiotic Resistant
Bacteria Biopharmaceutical Accelerator, or CARB-X, announced today it is investing US$24 million immediately and up to $24 million in milestone-based additional payments over three years to help 11 biotech companies and research teams in the U.
A study led by Newcastle University shows that antibiotic resistant
genes are freely crossing environmental, agricultural and clinical barriers.
Current findings and other published data support nisin's potential use to treat antibiotic resistant
infections, periodontal disease and cancer, Kapila noted.
In March, the White House released the first "National Action Plan for Combating Antibiotic Resistant
Bacteria," which coordinates actions across federal agencies and sets goals for reducing antibiotic-resistant disease and inappropriate antibiotic use.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 70 percent of nursing home residents nationwide receive an antibiotic every year and 27,000 residents acquire antibiotic resistant
M2 PHARMA-May 16, 2014-OpGen unveils Acuitas MDRO Gene Test for antibiotic resistant
Washington, Sept 30 (ANI): A new study has revealed that roads play a major role in the spread or contamination of antibiotic resistant
bacteria, commonly known as superbugs, as roads facilitate easy movement of people to and from places that are well connected.
Get real and change the behaviour of many farmers who abuse the use of antibiotics which has probably caused the antibiotic-resistant TB that probably caused antibiotic resistant
TB in humans too.
Or in the case of antibiotic resistant
Salmonella, yes, plasmids may been spawned in fish farms in Thailand, but the case is hardly ironclad.
Intensive and extensive antibiotic use leads to the establishment of a pool of antibiotic resistant
genes in the environment.
There is no evidence that salmonella enteritidis is antibiotic resistant
the government should do a better job of monitoring the use of antibiotics, the prevelance of antibiotic resistant
bacteria, and the diseases those bugs cause, and should support international efforts to reduce antibiotic resistance.