News tagged with antimicrobial agents
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(Medical Xpress) -- This weekend at the Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy in Chicago, Illinois, researchers from two different study groups, one on the east coast and one on the west coast, ...
HIV & AIDS Sep 20, 2011 | 4.8 / 5 (4) | 0 |
Drugs fed to animals to promote growth and prevent diseases may play a key role in the emergence of antibiotic resistant bacteria, microbiologists said Sunday.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Sep 19, 2011 | not rated yet | 4
The emergence of bacteria resistant to antibiotics and efforts by scientists trying to cope with the problem top the agenda at a medical convention under way here this weekend.
Health Sep 18, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 1
Hospitals struggle to prevent the infections that complicate treatment for cancer, joint replacement, heart surgery and other conditions. Hospital-acquired infections are often resistant to multiple antibiotics, leading to ...
Medical research Jul 13, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
Old is new again: Study determines dosing for 1950s drug now being used to treat drug-resistant infections
(Medical Xpress) -- An ongoing study led by a University of Pittsburgh researcher has established the first scientifically-based dosing guidelines for a more than 50-year-old drug that has re-emerged as the best, and often ...
Medications Jul 04, 2011 | 3 / 5 (1) | 0 |
A distinctly new type of methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) that is not detected by traditional genetic screening methods has been discovered in patients in Irish hospitals according to research to be pub ...
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Jun 02, 2011 | not rated yet | 0 |
A new vaginal microbicide gel and drug formulation looks promising for empowering women in developing countries to protect themselves from HIV during intercourse, without having to inform their partners, according to research ...
HIV & AIDS Apr 20, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
The prolonged use of tetracycline antibiotics commonly used to treat acne was associated with a reduced prevalence of StaphylococcuS. aureus bacteria and was not associated with increased resistance to the tetracycline antibiotics, ...
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Apr 11, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
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