multidrug-resistant bacteria

multidrug-resistant bacteria

Microbiology Bacteria that have acquired antibiotic-resistant genes. See Multidrug resistance.
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Paasche-Orlow said multidrug-resistant bacteria can be found in different parts of the world and the United States today.
Tetraphase Pharmaceuticals, Inc., is a biopharmaceutical company using its proprietary chemistry technology to create novel tetracyclines for serious and life-threatening conditions, including bacterial infections caused by many of the multidrug-resistant bacteria highlighted as urgent public health threats by the World Health Organization and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
"Reserve" group antibiotics, which should only be used as last-resort antibiotics for treatment of specific infections caused by multidrug-resistant bacteria, account for less than 2% of total antibiotic consumption in most high-income countries and were not reported by most low- and middle-income countries.
In addition, Due to the proximity to the port of hamburg, Precautions must be taken to reduce the introduction rate of exotic germs and multidrug-resistant bacteria. The planning must also take into account the special needs of older people, As the new wing should have a connection to geriatrics.
Exclusion criteria: All articles that included patients with early onset sepsis with multi-resistant bacteria, articles which did not define duration and type of ATM therapy, and articles which considered only risk factors for colonization with multidrug-resistant bacteria.
aeruginosa has emerged as a multidrug-resistant bacteria by acquiring intrinsic resistance to a number of antimicrobial agents.
He will play an integral part in helping us achieve our mission of bringing novel therapies to market that address the growing threat of multidrug-resistant bacteria."Prior to joining Spero Therapeutics, Dr.
Background: The increasing number of multidrug-resistant bacteria and the fact of antibiotic resistance is leading to a continuous need for discovering alternative treatments against infections, e.g.
A recent New Atlas article discussed a new synthetic polymer developed to take on the multidrug-resistant bacteria. A team of scientists at the Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology worked with IBM Research to create the synthetic molecule that is both non-toxic and biodegradable.
In a report published this week in the journal Nature Microbiology, researchers describe a never-before-seen antibiotic agent that vanquished several strains of multidrug-resistant bacteria. In rats, the agent - which the researchers dubbed malacidin - attacked and broke down the cell walls of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and cleared the animals' MRSA skin infections within a day.
Organic food has significantly lower pesticide levels, lower multidrug-resistant bacteria levels and higher beneficial fat levels, than conventionally grown food, Allais-Mare explains.
In vitro antibiotic interaction test is a useful method to know whether combination of two different antibiotics will be effective to kill multidrug-resistant bacteria. Combination of doripenem and amikacin against Acinetobacter baumannii, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, and Klebsiella pneumoniae showed different interaction effect, which depends on their resistant pattern.
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