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New approach to prescribing antibiotics could curb resistance

New approach to prescribing antibiotics could curb resistance

Fluctuating growth rate of bacteria helps it to develop resistance against antibiotic

Fluctuating growth rate of bacteria helps it to develop resistance against antibiotic

Bacteria 'trap' could help in the fight against antimicrobial resistance

Bacteria 'trap' could help in the fight against antimicrobial resistance

High levels of hygiene promote antibiotic resistance

High levels of hygiene promote antibiotic resistance

New antibacterial coating for intravascular catheters could help prevent infections

New antibacterial coating for intravascular catheters could help prevent infections

Getting closer to a scary 'post-antibiotic world'

Getting closer to a scary 'post-antibiotic world'

Microbes causing cystic fibrosis change rapidly within 2-3 years after first infection

Microbes causing cystic fibrosis change rapidly within 2-3 years after first infection

Scientists create novel tool to advance search for antibacterial drugs

Scientists create novel tool to advance search for antibacterial drugs

CHOP researchers use machine-learning models for early detection of sepsis in NICU infants

CHOP researchers use machine-learning models for early detection of sepsis in NICU infants

Antimicrobials used to treat zoonotic diseases are becoming less effective, data reveals

Antimicrobials used to treat zoonotic diseases are becoming less effective, data reveals

A simple change can drastically reduce unnecessary tests for urinary tract infections

A simple change can drastically reduce unnecessary tests for urinary tract infections

New sepsis test could save thousands of lives

New sepsis test could save thousands of lives

Combination of common antibiotics can eliminate multi-drug resistant E. coli

Combination of common antibiotics can eliminate multi-drug resistant E. coli

Study sheds new light on how antibiotic resistance genes are transferred between bacteria

Study sheds new light on how antibiotic resistance genes are transferred between bacteria

Researchers identify suicide toxin in the bacteria responsible for tuberculosis

Researchers identify suicide toxin in the bacteria responsible for tuberculosis

Physicists identify simple mechanism used by deadly bacteria to fend off antibiotics

Physicists identify simple mechanism used by deadly bacteria to fend off antibiotics

Decolonization protocol after hospital discharge can prevent dangerous infections

Decolonization protocol after hospital discharge can prevent dangerous infections

GenoScreen’s Deeplex-MycTB test could help define appropriate treatment for tuberculosis patients

GenoScreen’s Deeplex-MycTB test could help define appropriate treatment for tuberculosis patients

Bringing Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing (AST) to the Community

Bringing Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing (AST) to the Community

Study estimates value of investing in antibiotic to reduce repercussion in influenza pandemic

Study estimates value of investing in antibiotic to reduce repercussion in influenza pandemic