Sepsis News and Research

Latest Sepsis News and Research

Breakthrough in fast, disposable DNA testing

Breakthrough in fast, disposable DNA testing

Breakthrough anti-inflammatory treatment

Breakthrough anti-inflammatory treatment

Drug abuse linked to brain hemmorhage in young adults

Drug abuse linked to brain hemmorhage in young adults

Topical anaesthesia and morphine effective in treating procedural pain in newborn infants

Topical anaesthesia and morphine effective in treating procedural pain in newborn infants

Less is more hypothesis - gene loss may explain unique human traits

Less is more hypothesis - gene loss may explain unique human traits

Gut protein protects against infection and intestinal breakdown

Gut protein protects against infection and intestinal breakdown

Researchers define a new "first step" that initiates sepsis

Researchers define a new "first step" that initiates sepsis

Patients checking into a top rated hospital have a 27 percent lower chance of mortality

Patients checking into a top rated hospital have a 27 percent lower chance of mortality

Statins cut the risk of serious infection

Statins cut the risk of serious infection

Fundamental flaws in many medical studies must be fixed in order to catch signs of harm

Fundamental flaws in many medical studies must be fixed in order to catch signs of harm

HIV-positive patients have shorter survival periods while awaiting liver transplants

HIV-positive patients have shorter survival periods while awaiting liver transplants

New fungal defensin, plectasin, possesses as much power as penicillin

New fungal defensin, plectasin, possesses as much power as penicillin

Increasingly virulent Staph infections

Increasingly virulent Staph infections

Adult sickle cell drug hydroxyurea proves effective in young children

Adult sickle cell drug hydroxyurea proves effective in young children

More than 15 percent of our genes are mobilized to defend against microbial attacks

More than 15 percent of our genes are mobilized to defend against microbial attacks

When it comes to inflammation, too much of a good thing can be deadly

When it comes to inflammation, too much of a good thing can be deadly

Pseudomonas aeruginosa has broken the immune system's code

Pseudomonas aeruginosa has broken the immune system's code

Blood pressure enzyme linked to SARS virus, could help fight diseases that cause lung failure

Blood pressure enzyme linked to SARS virus, could help fight diseases that cause lung failure

HIF-1alpha expression regulates the bactericidal capacity of phagocytes

HIF-1alpha expression regulates the bactericidal capacity of phagocytes

$5.1 billion could save 6 million children

$5.1 billion could save 6 million children