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July 08, 2019
As little as 10 minutes of ocean swimming can replace the skin microbiome, and bacteria can persist on skin for 24 hours after swimming.
July 05, 2019
Cases of C auris have been reported in 12 states. Investigators believe they’ve found a new way to attack the fungus using combinations of antifungal and antibacterial medications.
July 02, 2019
Bacteriophages found in kitchen sponges may hold promise for the treatment of antimicrobial-resistant bacterial infections.
July 01, 2019
The global emergence of antimicrobial resistance among gram-negative species is a major public health concern.
June 25, 2019
A symposium at ASM Microbe 2019 considered some specific examples of how bacteriophage shape the microbiome and also zoomed out for a higher-altitude view of the microbiome.
A look at the latest developments in drugs intended to quell gram-positive pathogens, including Clostridioides difficile and non-tuberculosis mycobacterial infections, as presented at ASM Microbe 2019.
Australian investigators conducted an assessment to determine if cannabidiol was effective at killing a range of gram-positive bacteria.
June 24, 2019
The research team used single site testing for 1442 (32%) patients with 54 positive (4%) results. Multiple site testing was performed on 3037 (68%) patients and 255 (8%) were positive from at least 1 site tested.
Survey results emphasize the value of educating full-time students with science- and health care-focused majors about vaccines.
June 21, 2019
De-escalation to monotherapy upon bacteremia resolution did not result in unfavorable outcome differences compared with those who continued combination therapy.