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Breakthrough Paves Way for New Lyme Disease Treatment
Breakthrough Paves Way for New Lyme Disease Treatment
Virginia Tech | Jun 18, 2019
As the Lyme-causing bacteria multiply, they shed a cellular component that elicits a unique inflammatory response
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How Can Governments Fight Antimicrobial Resistance with Policy?
How Can Governments Fight Antimicrobial Resistance with Policy?
PLOS | Jun 11, 2019
Rising antimicrobial resistance has already rendered some infections untreatable with existing drugs
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Bacteria's Role in Recurrent Urinary Tract Infections
Bacteria's Role in Recurrent Urinary Tract Infections
University of Texas at Dallas | May 14, 2019
Several bacterial species can invade bladder walls in postmenopausal women
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Rapid Bacterial Analysis and Testing for Antibiotic Sensitivity Demonstrated
Rapid Bacterial Analysis and Testing for Antibiotic Sensitivity Demonstrated
Penn State | May 7, 2019
Microchannel cell-trapping device rapidly identifies antimicrobial susceptibility directly from clinical samples at the single cell level
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How Enterococcus faecalis Causes Antibiotic Resistant Infection
How Enterococcus faecalis Causes Antibiotic Resistant Infection
Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary | Apr 17, 2019
Genomic study of a 1980's outbreak may provide targets for better treatment of hospital-acquired infections
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Multidrug-Resistant Organisms Found on Many Hospital Patients' Hands
Multidrug-Resistant Organisms Found on Many Hospital Patients' Hands
Michigan Medicine - University of Michigan | Apr 15, 2019
Findings suggest a new frontier for preventing transmission of MDROs
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Advantage of Universal Group B Streptococcus Screening for Pregnant Women Unclear
Advantage of Universal Group B Streptococcus Screening for Pregnant Women Unclear
Institute for Quality and Efficiency in Health Care | Feb 5, 2019
Informative studies comparing universal screening with the currently used risk-based strategy are lacking
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Investigational Antibiotic Effective Against Drug-Resistant Bacteria in Phase 2 Trial
Investigational Antibiotic Effective Against Drug-Resistant Bacteria in Phase 2 Trial
The Lancet | Oct 30, 2018
A new investigational antibiotic is as effective as the current standard-of-care antibiotic for the treatment of complicated urinary tract infections
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New Means to Fight 'Un-Killable' Bacteria in Healthcare Settings
New Means to Fight 'Un-Killable' Bacteria in Healthcare Settings
| Sep 19, 2018
Scientists have identified new means of fighting drug-tolerant bacteria, a growing global threat as menacing as drug-resistant microbes