We speak to Dr. Keith Klugman, Director for Pneumonia at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, about his work to combat pneumonia, and the potential for vaccines to tackle antibiotic resistance.
A recurring theme at Lisbon's Molecular Diagnostics Europe 2017 was that the diagnostics industry is on the cusp of a major transformation, driven by advances in point-of-care (POC) testing.
Earlier this month, global leaders in the AMR space gathered in Brisbane for the inaugural SDRI 2017 conference, with the aim of setting the agenda for future AMR research. Emma Ceccato of CO-ADD shares the key takeaways from the event.
Travels to India and Singapore demonstrated once again the incredible potential of the region in tackling AMR, and producing a Prize winner.
Researchers are looking into innovative ways to prevent drug-resistant infections from spreading in hospitals.
For World TB Day we speak to a leading TB clinician in India about his journey treating this lethal bacterial infection.
Last month WHO published a list of priority bacteria based on their levels of antibiotic resistance. We asked diagnostics expert Prof Rosanna Peeling for her thoughts.
Last year a group of journalists, researchers and policymakers created Kenya's AMR Media Network.
This week we headed north to the University of Edinburgh to attend part of a week long programme for international students about diagnostics development.
New film CATCH tells the story of Tom and his daughter Amy. When Amy gets sick during a lethal pandemic, Tom must make an impossible decision: give her up to the authorities or risk infection himself.
The term “Animal Research” is laden with implications and questions. Here's what an infectious diseases microbiologist has to say, including its use in AMR research.
The Longitude Prize welcomes the creation of the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention.