|Telavancin Safe, Effective for Gram-Positive Bloodstream Infections in Cancer ...|
“Telavancin may offer another therapeutic option for the treatment of bacteremia caused by susceptible isolates of gram-positive bacteria,” reported Ray Hachem, MD, Professor and Director of the Infectious Diseases Trainee & Observership Program of the ...
Monthly Prescribing Reference - Thu, 09 Oct 2014 12:41
|A real-time tracking system developed to monitor bacteria inside the body|
... from noninfectious inflammation. When the researchers injected one thigh with Gram-negative E. coli and the other thigh with the Gram-positive bacterium Staphyloccocus aureus, the radio tracer lit up only the thigh infected by the Gram-negative ...
European Hospital - Tue, 21 Oct 2014 01:48
|Cubist CEO Bonney Steps Down After 12-Year Stint|
The company acquired Trius Therapeutics on the same day, grabbing ahold of tedizolid phosphate (Sivextro), which is approved to treat skin infections caused by susceptible gram-positive bacteria. “Under Mike Bonney's leadership, Cubist made the ...
Xconomy - Mon, 20 Oct 2014 06:52
|Cystic fibrosis: how a bacterium manipulates its host to eradicate an opponent|
Lastly, looking beyond cystic fibrosis patients, sPLA2-IIA could be injected into patients infected with Gram positive bacteria, which could be a useful alternative therapy to overcome bacterial resistance to antibiotics. This study was supported by ...
HealthCanal.com - Thu, 09 Oct 2014 09:41
|DSM Award: Chinese study shows how antimicrobial peptides can trump ...|
“Our results demonstrate activity of synthetic cationic antimicrobial peptides against different Gram-negative and Gram-positive bacteria in vitro. Furthermore, c-WWW and c-WFW suppressed bacterial growth in semen preparations in situ, especially when ...
FeedNavigator.com - Tue, 21 Oct 2014 07:15
|The Medicines Company Infectious Disease Portfolio Data to Be Presented at ID ...|
Make available ORBACTIV, the first and only FDA-approved single dose treatment for adults with acute bacterial skin and skin structure infections (ABSSSI) caused or suspected to be caused by susceptible isolates of designated gram-positive pathogens.
Business Wire (press release) - Mon, 06 Oct 2014 11:11
|ORBACTIVTM (Oritavancin) Phase 3 SOLO II Trial Results Published in the ...|
“Our portfolio of research projects, development programs and marketed products span the spectrum of infections caused by Gram-positive bacteria including MRSA, and Gram-negative infections, including Acinetobacter spp, carbapenem-resistant ...
Business Wire (press release) - Thu, 09 Oct 2014 13:48
|Competitor analysis: anti-infective peptides explored in new report|
Anti-bacterial peptides are used to treat infectious diseases such as complicated skin and skin structure infections (cSSSI), gram-positive and gram-negative infections, prevention of catheter-related infections, otitis media, gingivitis and many more.
WhaTech - Mon, 20 Oct 2014 01:40