FAO passes salmonella rule to create global meat standards
7 July 2016

July 7, 2016. New guidelines have been adopted for the control of non-typhoidal salmonella in beef and pork at the Codex Alimentarius Commission. read more...

Reduced Antibiotic Use Does Not Cause More Complications
6 July 2016

July 6, 2016. Reduced intake of antibiotics for respiratory tract infections doesn't cause increased risks of serious complications, a new study has found. read more...

New angle for countering severe bacterial infections, sepsis
6 July 2016

July 6, 2016. Researchers describe new potential avenues for controlling both sepsis and the runaway bacterial infections that provoke it. read more...

University of Utah spin-off awarded grant to develop new antibiotics
6 July 2016

July 6, 2016. Curza Global, LLC a company based on technology developed at the University of Utah, has been awarded a Phase I Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant of $598, 770 entitled "Natural product-inspired antibacterials with unique ribosomal binding" that will provide two years of support. read more...

Blood test shown to distinguish between viral, bacterial infections
6 July 2016

July 6, 2016. A team of researchers from Stanford University School of Medicine and Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center has developed a blood test that could one day enable doctors to quickly determine whether an infection has been caused by a bacterium or a virus. read more...

An enzyme in a bacteria discovered, could lead to the development of new antibiotics
4 July 2016

July 4, 2016. Scientists from the Universities of Bristol and Newcastle discovered an enzyme in a bacterium called Verrucosispora maris that lives at the bottom of the Pacific Ocean that could lead to the development of novel antibiotics and other medical treatments. read more...

ASIA (Pakistan) Cutaneous Leishmaniasis
1 July 2016

GHALLANAI: The outbreak of Cutaneous Leishmaniasis, a rising epidemic in Safi tehsil of Mohmand Agency has raised alarms as 193 cases of the disease have been registered recently. Agency Surgeon Dr Raza Ullah feared the disease might break into other parts of the Agency. read more...

FDA clears test for genetic markers of antibiotic resistance
30 June 2016

June 30, 2016. The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) yesterday approved a new test that will enable hospitals to quickly identify bacteria that are resistant to the strongest class of antibiotics. read more...

ASIA (China) Avian Influenza HPAI H5N1
29 June 2016

China notified the detection of H5N1 in African lions kept at a zoo in the Hubei province city of Ezhou. read more...

Hong Kong man contracts Streptococcus suis infection after handling raw pork
28 June 2016

On June 28, 2016, the Hong Kong Centre for Health Proyection (CHP) recorded a case of Streptococcus suis infection affecting a 55-year-old man with good past health. read more...

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