Antibiotic News and Research

RSS
Penicillin V and erythromycin have no benefit for most adults with acute laryngitis

Penicillin V and erythromycin have no benefit for most adults with acute laryngitis

Novel treatment promises to be an effective cure for tuberculosis

Novel treatment promises to be an effective cure for tuberculosis

Diagnosis of tuberculosis in young children can be confirmed by a straightforward sputum test

Diagnosis of tuberculosis in young children can be confirmed by a straightforward sputum test

Antibiotics protect nerves in mice by turning on genes

Antibiotics protect nerves in mice by turning on genes

Patient safety measures work at children’s hospitals

Patient safety measures work at children’s hospitals

Technology that could double the effectiveness of cancer drugs

Technology that could double the effectiveness of cancer drugs

Multi-state urinary tract infections likely caused by consumption of a contaminated food product of animal origin

Multi-state urinary tract infections likely caused by consumption of a contaminated food product of animal origin

£2.5 million to support further research into gene therapy for cystic fibrosis

£2.5 million to support further research into gene therapy for cystic fibrosis

For uncomplicated colds antibiotics are not necessary

For uncomplicated colds antibiotics are not necessary

Bacteria can use a sonar-like system to spot other cells

Bacteria can use a sonar-like system to spot other cells

Evidence suggests that changes in the bacteria and fungi in the gastrointestinal tract can intensify the immune system's reaction to common allergens

Evidence suggests that changes in the bacteria and fungi in the gastrointestinal tract can intensify the immune system's reaction to common allergens

Somatic hypermutation (SHM) should prove to be extremely useful in directed protein evolution

Somatic hypermutation (SHM) should prove to be extremely useful in directed protein evolution

Jumping genes help explain immune system's remarkable ability

Jumping genes help explain immune system's remarkable ability

Study finds new method can improve chemo survival

Study finds new method can improve chemo survival

20 new policies adopted by American Public Health Association

20 new policies adopted by American Public Health Association

Study on first new potential drug for tuberculosis in 40 years

Study on first new potential drug for tuberculosis in 40 years

Benzoyl peroxide effective treatment for acne

Benzoyl peroxide effective treatment for acne

Permanent resistance to antibiotics cannot be prevented

Permanent resistance to antibiotics cannot be prevented

Study models impact of anthrax vaccine

Study models impact of anthrax vaccine

Scientists have identified a novel anti-tuberculosis (TB) compound

Scientists have identified a novel anti-tuberculosis (TB) compound