Drug-resistant diseases cause at least 700,000 deaths globally a year, including 230,000 deaths from multidrug-resistant tuberculosis, according to the report, which was published Monday. In the absence of concerted global action, the authors estimate that up to 10 million people may die annually by 2030 as a result of […]
The rise of Candida Auris embodies a serious and growing public health threat: drug-resistant germs.
Date: April 6, 2019
Source: The New York Times
Excerpt: “The man at Mount Sinai died after […]
Nanofiber-based wound dressings loaded with vitamin D spur the production of an antimicrobial peptide, a key step forward in the battle against surgical site infections, or SSIs.
Date: July 5, 2018
Source: Science Daily
Author: Oregon State University
Excerpt: “Electrospinning is a versatile, simple, cost-effective and reproducible technique for generating long fibers with nanoscale […]