News

If you want to be fully updated on antimicrobial resistance news, here is the most up-to-date and comprehensive overview. The news items are searchable using the search bar and can be grouped by category. Each news item refers to the original publication. The most important news items are included in the newsletter every fortnight.


6 December 2018

Soldier Bug Could Help Combat Antibiotic Resistance

6 December 2018

New CDC awards for innovative research to combat antibiotic resistance

6 December 2018

Invention helps to set proper doses of antibiotics

6 December 2018

Farmers no longer allowed to buy animal antibiotics over the counter

6 December 2018

Dodging antibiotic resistance by curbing bacterial evolution

6 December 2018

From deep-sea sponges to dragonfly wings: Superbug research from unexpected places

6 December 2018

Biodesign investigators awarded $5.8M NIH grant to develop antimicrobial susceptibility test

6 December 2018

Antimicrobial-resistant pathogens in Canadian ICUs: results of the CANWARD 2007 to 2016 study

6 December 2018

Sanderson Farms, Inc. Announces Change in Antibiotic Use Program

30 November 2018

Killer Tulips Hiding in Plain Sight

30 November 2018

Vaccines as alternatives to antibiotics for food producing animals

30 November 2018

Can the legacy of industrial pollution influence antimicrobial resistance in estuarine sediments?

30 November 2018

Small RNA renders bacteria more resistant to antibiotics

30 November 2018

Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria in Greywater and Greywater-Irrigated Soils

30 November 2018

FSA reports low levels of antimicrobial resistant E. coli in UK’s retail meat

30 November 2018

Study finds MRSA, VRE co-colonization is common in nursing homes

30 November 2018

Study finds resistance levels not lower in antibiotic-free burger meat

30 November 2018

How antibiotics help spread resistance

30 November 2018

The quality of studies evaluating antimicrobial stewardship interventions: a systematic review

30 November 2018

Non-antibiotic drugs also speed up the spread of antibiotic resistance

30 November 2018

A Superbug Needs to Be Stopped. A Glaxo Vaccine May Slow It Down

30 November 2018

Current Status and Trends of Antibacterial Resistance in China

30 November 2018

Influx of Indian Shrimp in the U.S. Market Causes Health Concerns

30 November 2018

ICMR asks hospitals to prevent antibiotic resistance

30 November 2018

DOH, DA and UN Agencies call for united fight against Antimicrobial resistance

30 November 2018

Our time with antibiotics is running out

30 November 2018

Denmark to host new international research centre for global solutions on antimicrobial resistance

30 November 2018

Stemming the Superbug Tide

30 November 2018

We need to act fast to stop the spread of superbugs

30 November 2018

Endoscope linked to hospital outbreak of multidrug-resistant organisms

30 November 2018

CDC investigating multidrug-resistant Pseudomonas outbreak in Texas

28 November 2018

Re-estimating annual deaths due to multidrug-resistant organism infections

21 November 2018

The role of vaccines in combating antimicrobial resistance (AMR)

21 November 2018

Biotech Roivant takes aim at resistant infections with $667.5M Intron deal

21 November 2018

High rate of multidrug-resistant bacteria reported in Ethiopian hospital

21 November 2018

The mortality burden of multidrug-resistant pathogens in India: a retrospective observational study

21 November 2018

Antibiotic use declining in UK livestock

21 November 2018

Vet School postgrad selected for the first ever national PhD Training Programme in antimicrobial resistance

21 November 2018

Farmers, frontline defenders against antimicrobial resistance

21 November 2018

Scouting out bacterial defences to find new ways to counter-attack antibiotic resistance

21 November 2018

Swiss researchers report 7,000 AMR cases, almost 300 AMR deaths a year

21 November 2018

Nations vary widely in antibiotic use, WHO data show

21 November 2018

Levels of AMR E. coli in UK retail meat remain low

21 November 2018

Salmonella Found to be Resistant to Different Classes of Antibiotics

21 November 2018

Stanford Chemists Develop a New Way to Treat Antibiotic-Resistant Infections

21 November 2018

Taking action against the global threat of antimicrobial resistance

21 November 2018

IDF joins global fight against antimicrobial resistance to preserve efficacy and public health

21 November 2018

Deaths by AMR Keeps Increasing

21 November 2018

AMR superbugs expected to kill 90,000 Britons in the next 30 years

21 November 2018

Researchers find antibiotic resistance genes on leafy greens



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