|New advice for vaccines to stave off pneumonia|
Both vaccines, which are usually administered once in older adults, are designed to protect against infections of the bacterium Streptococcus pneumoniae, but they work in different ways. Prevnar 13 has been used by itself to vaccinate children since ...
Fox News - Mon, 01 Sep 2014 14:22
|LGMC seeking participants for pneumonia clinical study|
... research study is investigating potential treatment for community-acquired bacterial pneumonia. Community-acquired pneumonia is pneumonia acquired from normal social interaction in the community, as opposed to being acquired during hospitalization.
KATC Lafayette News - Tue, 02 Sep 2014 07:26
|Antibiotics losing effectiveness around the globe|
Of the data collected by the WHO, the most disturbing is the conclusion that there is global resistance to the "last resort" antibiotics used against life-threatening infections that are caused by Klebsiella pneumonia, a common intestinal bacterium.
Dentistry IQ - Tue, 02 Sep 2014 09:52
|Summer pneumonia in the beef herd|
Bacteria such as Mannheimia haemolytica, Histophilus somni, Pasteurella multocida and sometimes Mycoplasma bovis are found in summer pneumonia calves. Viruses implicated include Infectious Bovine Rhinotracheitis Virus (IBRV) and Bovine Respiratory ...
Agri-View - Mon, 18 Aug 2014 12:52
|Eight-fold rise in MenC cases causes concern|
Meningococcus is a germ that can cause meningitis and septicaemia, as well as pneumonia and conjunctivitis. Some of these infections are very serious and can be fatal if not treated quickly. The HPSC says the increase in cases, after years of good ...
Irish Times - Tue, 02 Sep 2014 06:30
|The killers in your carpet: Millions of Britons could be at risk from ...|
Unclean rugs can contain a shocking level of disease-inducing bacteria, according to research released today. After swabbing the shoes of people of various ages across the UK, scientists found high levels of bacteria from the pneumonia and E.Coli families.
Daily Mail - Wed, 13 Aug 2014 09:25
|Penn Sophomore Seeks to Improve Pneumonia Vaccines|
Ye's work this summer involves isolating and growing bacteria obtained from pneumonia patients, then testing the resulting strains of pneumonia to see if they are infectious. If they are, he then determines if they can provide immunological protection ...
HealthCanal.com - Tue, 19 Aug 2014 14:56
|Wockhardt Is First Indian Pharmaceutical Company To Get FDA QIDP Status|
Dr. Habil Khorakiwala, Wockhardt Founder & Chairman said, "Globally there is a significant antibiotic vacuum due to dual impact of rise in new resistant pathogens and declining research in this area which causes over 50,000 deaths in USA and Europe ...
Science 2.0 - Mon, 01 Sep 2014 18:18
|Wockhardt's two anti infective drugs get QIDP status from US FDA|
pharmabiz.com - Mon, 01 Sep 2014 03:52
|USFDA granted QIDP status to Indian pharmaceutical firm Wockhardt|
Jagran Josh - Mon, 01 Sep 2014 01:12