Elizabethkingia Outbreak Source Remains a MysteryJune 24th 2016
During a session at the ASM Microbe 2016 conference on Monday, June 20, 2016, a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention officer presented data on the investigation of the Elizabethkingia anophelis outbreak that started in Wisconsin and spread to two other states.
First Therapeutic Vaccine for Genital Herpes Reduces Signs of Infection for One YearJune 22nd 2016
A therapeutic vaccine for genital herpes has the potential to reduce viral activity as well as decrease the number of days of recurrent herpes, as observed in a phase II clinical trial.
What Pathogens Are Most Affected by the Colistin-Resistant mcr-1 Gene?June 20th 2016
Prof. Andrea Endimiani, MD, PhD, from the Institute of Infectious Diseases at the University of Bern, Switzerland, explains which pathogens are most affected by the colistin resistant mcr-1 gene.