ASM Microbe

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VIDEO: Aspects of stool processing for FMT may reduce efficacy

June 13, 2018
ATLANTA — In this video from ASM Microbe, Lito E. Papanicolas, MBBS, infectious disease physician and PhD candidate at Flinders University and…
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False-negative rapid flu test results delay treatment decisions

June 12, 2018
ATLANTA — Negative rapid influenza antigen test results can delay the initiation of antiviral medication for patients with influenza who are…
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VIDEO: New C. auris data ‘helpful’ for clinicians

June 12, 2018
ATLANTA — In this video, Infectious Disease News Editorial Board member Ellie J.C. Goldstein, MD, discusses an analysis of nearly 700…
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Regulatory T cells may help block mother-to-child HIV transmission

June 11, 2018
ATLANTA — Infants born to mothers with HIV who were not infected at the time of birth had significantly higher levels of regulatory lymphocyte…
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Bacteriophages may play role in Parkinson’s disease

June 11, 2018
ATLANTA — Researchers have discovered substantial differences in the abundance of bacteriophages in patients with Parkinson’s disease…
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VIDEO: ASM Microbe highlights include free microscopes, probiotics and more

June 10, 2018
ATLANTA — In this video, Infectious Disease News Editorial Board member Ellie J.C. Goldstein, MD, a clinical professor of medicine at the…
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Resistance genes shared among unrelated bacteria in CRE outbreak

June 10, 2018
ATLANTA — Researchers found that antimicrobial resistance genes were shared among unrelated bacteria during an outbreak of carbapenem-resistant…
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VIDEO: Predicting climate change’s impact on ID requires multidisciplinary approach

June 10, 2018
ATLANTA — Predicting the impact of climate change on the spread of infectious diseases is “not straightforward” and requires input…
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US military explores microbiology of combat wounds

June 10, 2018
ATLANTA — To help improve the care of troops injured in combat, the United States military has been exploring the complex microbiology of…
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No pan-resistant C. auris isolates in NYC outbreak

June 9, 2018
ATLANTA — An analysis of nearly 700 Candida auris isolates from New York City showed that none were resistant to all three classes of…

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ASM Microbe

June 20, 2019 - June 24, 2019

  • Location: San Francisco, Calif.
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