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Research opens way to possible new treatments for bacterial infections

Research opens way to possible new treatments for bacterial infections

‘Flesh-eating’ disease treatments: an interview with Dr. John Crew, Seton Medical Center

‘Flesh-eating’ disease treatments: an interview with Dr. John Crew, Seton Medical Center

NeutroPhase irrigation therapy and NPWT help treat severe flesh eating and wound infections

NeutroPhase irrigation therapy and NPWT help treat severe flesh eating and wound infections

Neutra working to help end staph infections in locker rooms

Neutra working to help end staph infections in locker rooms

Engineered protein from flesh-eating bacteria acts as molecular 'superglue'

Engineered protein from flesh-eating bacteria acts as molecular 'superglue'

Immune response more complicated than thought

Immune response more complicated than thought

FDA clears Meridian Bioscience’s new illumigene Group A Strep test

FDA clears Meridian Bioscience’s new illumigene Group A Strep test

Orthopedists should suspect necrotizing fasciitis in patients with out of proportion pain

Orthopedists should suspect necrotizing fasciitis in patients with out of proportion pain

Study describes first known case of necrotizing fasciitis from bath salts

Study describes first known case of necrotizing fasciitis from bath salts

Vaxent, PREVENT sign license agreement to develop and commercialize Strep-A vaccine

Vaxent, PREVENT sign license agreement to develop and commercialize Strep-A vaccine

Illicit drug users may face increased risk of microbial infections

Illicit drug users may face increased risk of microbial infections

UC researchers explore dynamics of bacterial evolution

UC researchers explore dynamics of bacterial evolution

Gene mutation that decreases flesh-eating disease discovered by scientists

Gene mutation that decreases flesh-eating disease discovered by scientists

Guidelines to diagnose and manage complicated skin and soft tissue infections published

Guidelines to diagnose and manage complicated skin and soft tissue infections published

Researcers identify a new array of genes in GAS

Researcers identify a new array of genes in GAS

Man dies from flesh-eating disease

Man dies from flesh-eating disease

New research aims to eliminate Streptococcus infections

New research aims to eliminate Streptococcus infections

Flesh-eating bacteria on Texas beach leaves man fighting for his life

Flesh-eating bacteria on Texas beach leaves man fighting for his life

Key mechanism to emergence of deadly strep bacteria discovered

Key mechanism to emergence of deadly strep bacteria discovered

Research points to a novel approach to treating serious Strep infections

Research points to a novel approach to treating serious Strep infections