|Dr. Manny: New FDA drug approval may help in a bioterrorism attack|
This photograph depicts the colonial growth displayed by Sterne strain members of the Gram-positive bacterium, Bacillus anthracis. Anthrax is a serious infectious disease caused by gram-positive, rod-shaped bacteria known as Bacillus anthracis. (CDC/ Dr.
Fox News - Wed, 25 Mar 2015 13:03
|FSC Laboratories, Inc. to Market Cefaclor for Oral Suspension in the U.S.|
Cefaclor is a second-generation cephalosporin antibiotic used to treat certain infections, caused by susceptible bacteria. Cephalosporins are active against specific gram-negative and gram-positive organisms and are grouped into "generations" based on ...
Business Wire (press release) - Thu, 26 Mar 2015 05:00
|Scripps Study Shows Clinical Utility of Nanosphere Gram-Positive Blood Culture ...|
That study only evaluated results for Enterococcus blood infections, whereas the new study is the first to evaluate the entire gram-positive panel, the authors said. The new study concluded that implementing Verigene's assay with intervention by an ...
GenomeWeb - Wed, 25 Mar 2015 11:11
|Scripps Study Illustrates Clinical and Economic Impact of Verigene BC-GP Rapid ...|
MarketWatch - Wed, 25 Mar 2015 05:05
|A Bug Zapper For Blood: Intercept System Deactivates Pathogens In Donated ...|
A handful of viruses and bacterial spores can escape the system, but clinical trials and other studies have shown its effectiveness with HIV, hepatitis B and C viruses, West Nile virus, gram-negative and gram-positive bacteria and, importantly ...
Forbes - Tue, 24 Mar 2015 04:15
|Sunshine Biopharma Anti-Cancer Drug Now Protected in US, Canada, Europe ...|
Top-2 inhibitors also are believed to be able to improve clinical outcomes for bacterial infections, such as the Phase 2 trial being conducted by GlaxoSmithKline (NYSE:GSK) of GSK2140944 for treating Gram-positive acute bacterial skin and skin ...
Baystreet.ca - Wed, 25 Mar 2015 09:41
|Children with TB at risk of dying amid slow progress on child-friendly treatment|
TB, which kills at least 80,000 children each year, is a contagious bacterial lung illness that spreads via the coughs and sneezes of an infected person. It is hard to treat, requiring months of antibiotic treatment, and drug resistant strains are ...
Fox News - Mon, 23 Mar 2015 17:00
|15K killed in one year; CDC says infection rising, not just from hospitals|
This micrograph depicts Gram-positive C. difficile bacteria from a stool sample culture obtained using a .1µm filter. People can become infected if they touch items or surfaces that are contaminated with feces and then touch their mouth or mucous ...
myfox8.com - Thu, 26 Feb 2015 09:26
|CDC warns overuse of antibiotics has fueled more infections|
Fox News - Wed, 25 Feb 2015 13:56
|Nasty stomach bug becoming far more common|
KHOU - Thu, 26 Feb 2015 11:52
|Rapid-Onset Bacterial Infection Reported After Laser Treatment|
Noting that non-ablative fractional laser procedures are considered minimally invasive with a high safety profile, Lisa Y. Xu, M.D., from Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, and colleagues reported on five recent cases of bacterial infection with ...
Doctors Lounge - Wed, 18 Mar 2015 10:03