Urinary Tract Infection News and Research

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Urinary tract infections are a serious health problem affecting millions of people each year. Infections of the urinary tract are the second most common type of infection in the body. Urinary tract infections (UTIs) account for about 8.3 million doctor visits each year.* Women are especially prone to UTIs for reasons that are not yet well understood. One woman in five develops a UTI during her lifetime. UTIs in men are not as common as in women but can be very serious when they do occur.
Recurrence of urinary tract infection may depend on bacterial strain, study shows

Recurrence of urinary tract infection may depend on bacterial strain, study shows

Scientists unravel how bacterial persister cells manipulate our immune cells

Scientists unravel how bacterial persister cells manipulate our immune cells

New diabetes drugs linked to increased risk of lower-limb amputation and ketoacidosis

New diabetes drugs linked to increased risk of lower-limb amputation and ketoacidosis

Phase III CLL14 study evaluating Venclexta plus Gazyva to treat CLL meets its primary endpoint

Phase III CLL14 study evaluating Venclexta plus Gazyva to treat CLL meets its primary endpoint

Relapses are common in patients with drug-resistant urinary tract infections

Relapses are common in patients with drug-resistant urinary tract infections

The Lancet Infectious Diseases journal publishes clinical trial results for Shionogi’s cefiderocol

The Lancet Infectious Diseases journal publishes clinical trial results for Shionogi’s cefiderocol

Genentech’s combination therapy improves outcome in patients with non-squamous non-small cell lung cancer

Genentech’s combination therapy improves outcome in patients with non-squamous non-small cell lung cancer

Merck presents MK-1454 Phase 1 data for treatment of advanced solid tumors or lymphomas

Merck presents MK-1454 Phase 1 data for treatment of advanced solid tumors or lymphomas

Merck presents KEYNOTE-057 trial results for patients with high-risk non-muscle invasive bladder cancer

Merck presents KEYNOTE-057 trial results for patients with high-risk non-muscle invasive bladder cancer

ApoE4 gene linked with chronic inflammation increases risk for Alzheimer's disease

ApoE4 gene linked with chronic inflammation increases risk for Alzheimer's disease

Simple, inexpensive test quickly detects antibiotic-resistant 'superbugs'

Simple, inexpensive test quickly detects antibiotic-resistant 'superbugs'

Spurred by convenience, millennials often spurn the ‘family doctor’ model

Spurred by convenience, millennials often spurn the ‘family doctor’ model

Women who drink more water experience fewer bladder infections, study finds

Women who drink more water experience fewer bladder infections, study finds

Study aims to investigate antimicrobial resistance of uropathogenic E. coli from elderly patients

Study aims to investigate antimicrobial resistance of uropathogenic E. coli from elderly patients

Pioneering procedure for common prostate condition offered by The London Clinic

Pioneering procedure for common prostate condition offered by The London Clinic

Sun Pharma receives U.S. FDA approval for CEQUA to treat patients with dry eye disease

Sun Pharma receives U.S. FDA approval for CEQUA to treat patients with dry eye disease

FDA approves first oral medication for treatment of adults with Fabry disease

FDA approves first oral medication for treatment of adults with Fabry disease

CNDA approves KEYTRUDA for treatment of advanced melanoma

CNDA approves KEYTRUDA for treatment of advanced melanoma

Phase 3 study of KEYTRUDA monotherapy meets primary endpoint

Phase 3 study of KEYTRUDA monotherapy meets primary endpoint

New guideline recommends first-trimester screening of pregnant women for asymptomatic bacteriuria

New guideline recommends first-trimester screening of pregnant women for asymptomatic bacteriuria