|MALDI-TOF/MICROBIOLOGY: Fast microbe ID system aids multiresistance fight|
The company's extensive reference library covers more than 2300 microbial species of gram-negative and gram-positive bacteria as well as anaerobes and yeasts, and often enables the identifications of unexpected microorganisms. The approval is expected ...
BioOptics World - Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:15
|Small Molecule Superstore|
Because the throngs of bacteria in the body engage in a constant contest, the human microbiome is a logical source of antibiotics, according to Shaun Lee, a microbiologist at the University of Notre Dame who was not involved in the study. “The human ...
Scientist - Mon, 15 Sep 2014 05:00
|NovaBiotics Receives Orphan Drug Status from the US Food and Drug ...|
The respiratory infections associated with CF have a deleterious impact on lung function, and the presence of particular bacterial or fungal pathogens can also rule out transplantation as an intervention option for CF patients. ... These include NP339 ...
Rock Hill Herald (press release) - Tue, 16 Sep 2014 01:37
|Researchers Pinpoint Most Common Causes of Dangerous Eye Infection Post ...|
The new study found that Gram-positive bacteria, which include staph and strep infections, accounted for 95 percent of endophthalmitis cases. The findings could lead to better, faster treatment with antibiotics known to fight these targeted bacterial ...
Infection Control Today - Thu, 21 Aug 2014 06:52
|Bacteria Causing Eye Infections Increasingly Resistant To Common Antibiotics|
The most common cause of endophthalmitis in the study was bacteria, 95%, with most, 85%, being Gram-positive bacteria. The most prevalent organisms isolated were coagulase-negative staphylococcus, making up about 40% of the cases. This was ...
Medical Research News and Interviews_ MedicalResearch.com - Tue, 26 Aug 2014 08:33
|FDA Approves The Medicines Company's ORBACTIV™ (oritavancin) for Use in ...|
The Medicines Company is developing solutions that span the spectrum of infections caused by Gram-positive bacteria including MRSA, and Gram-negative infections. The Medicines Company's emerging product pipeline has the potential to offer innovative ...
PipelineReview.com (press release) - Thu, 07 Aug 2014 01:48
|FDA Approves The Medicine Company's Orbactiv For Skin Infections|
BioResearch Online (press release) - Fri, 08 Aug 2014 09:41
|FDA approves oritavancin for skin infections|
Skin and Allergy News Digital Network - Thu, 07 Aug 2014 10:47
|A new source for antibiotics found in… the vagina?|
After isolating and purifying the lactocillin, UCSF researchers found it to be effective against a number of Gram-positive vaginal pathogens, including staph infections. Thiopeptides, a new class of antibiotics, have also independently been found ...
MedCity News - Fri, 12 Sep 2014 13:18
|The Medicines Company to Present New Data from its Infectious Disease ...|
The Medicines Company is positioned to address the complex problems associated with multi-drug resistant infections. The research projects, development programs, and marketed products span the spectrum of infections caused by gram-positive bacteria ...
Stockhouse - Wed, 27 Aug 2014 10:15