The WHO Essential Medicines List has just released the biggest update to its antibiotics section in 40 years. Professor Mike Sharland talks us through it in this Q&A.
We were excited to check out the debut of 'The most dangerous game in the world', a new arcade-style exhibit designed to engage young people in the issue of antimicrobial resistance (AMR).
Lord O'Neill of Gatley has stressed how vital advances in diagnostic testing will be in preventing the unnecessary use of antibiotics that's fuelling drug resistance.
It is with great pleasure that we announce the finalists of the second Longitude Explorer Prize!
With the Longitude Prize’s aim being to reduce inappropriate antibiotic use worldwide, where would the winning test fit in?
Why hand hygiene is one of the simplest and most effective ways to help prevent the spread of drug-resistant infections.
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.