|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 ...
MarketWatch - Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:30
|FDA approves The Medicines Co's acute skin infection drug|
Business Insider - Wed, 06 Aug 2014 15:37
|Pfizer Takes Lead Over Sanofi With Fast-Track Designation Of Its C. Difficile ...|
C. difficile is a type of gram-positive bacteria which causes a series of gut infections, which can range from being mild to fatal. The bacteria release toxins that damage the lining of the patient's colon. These are caused by a prolonged intake of ...
Bidness ETC - Fri, 29 Aug 2014 05:22
|Lab-Created Antibiotic Could be New Superbug Weapon|
Viridicatumtoxin B is in the same class as tetracyclines, which have been used to treat diseases ranging from anthrax and plague to bacterial infections like chlamydia, syphilis, and Lyme disease, but is not readily found in nature; this reduces the ...
Monthly Prescribing Reference - Thu, 28 Aug 2014 12:52
|Synthesis produces new antibiotic: Scientists confirm potent synthesis of ...|
Phys.Org - Thu, 28 Aug 2014 08:00
|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
|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
|MRSA and MSSA in the Dental Setting|
Staphylococcus aureus is a gram-positive coccus bacterium that loves to hang out in many areas of the body, but especially on the nose and skin, even in healthy people. The problem is it can lead to a variety of localized and invasive syndromes ...
RDH - Wed, 27 Aug 2014 06:41
|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
|Ebola and the Endgame: Whatever the Next Plague, It's Not a Question of If ...|
Riley is particularly concerned about Costridium difficile, a gram-positive bacterium associated with intestinal infections that is developing resistance to a wide spectrum of antibiotics. “It was once pretty much confined to hospitals, but it's now ...
CALIFORNIA - Fri, 22 Aug 2014 11:56