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World AMR Congress: Focusing on progress in a ‘still broken’ marketplace

November 13, 2019
Infectious Disease News attended the World Anti-Microbial Resistance Congress in Washington, D.C., and asked Cornelius (Neil) J. Clancy
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Entasis enrolls first patient in phase 3 trial of gonorrhea treatment

November 11, 2019
WASHINGTON — Entasis Therapeutics announced at the World Anti-Microbial Resistance Congress that it has enrolled the first patient in a global…
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C. auris: ‘A ticking time bomb’ in need of new treatment options

November 9, 2019
WASHINGTON — Candida auris is a “ticking time bomb” — an aggressive and naturally resistant pathogen with few options for…
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VIDEO: Why aren't hospitals using new antibiotics?

November 8, 2019
WASHINGTON — In this video from the World Anti-Microbial Resistance Congress, Debra A. Goff, PharmD, FIDSA, an infectious diseases specialist…
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VIDEO: The pharmacist's role in antimicrobial stewardship

November 7, 2019
In this video from the World Anti-Microbial Resistance Congress, Kerry LaPlante, PharmD, FCCP, FIDSA, a professor of pharmacy at the University of…
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World Anti-Microbial Resistance Congress brings attention to growing threat of resistance

November 6, 2019
The fifth annual World Anti-Microbial Resistance Congress — to be held in Washington, D.C., from Nov. 7 to 8 — will address antibiotic…
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VIDEO: How to advocate for rapid diagnostics at your hospital

October 30, 2018
WASHINGTON — Debra A. Goff, PharmD, FCCP, an infectious disease clinical pharmacist and associate professor at The Ohio State University…
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VIDEO: New diagnostic tests require different way of thinking

October 29, 2018
In this video from the World Anti-Microbial Resistance Congress, Cornelius (Neil) J. Clancy, MD, associate professor of medicine and director of the…
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VIDEO: Collaboration key to stemming antimicrobial resistance

October 26, 2018
WASHINGTON — Kerry LaPlante, PharmD, FCCP, FIDSA, the president-elect of the Society for Infectious Diseases Pharmacists, said one of the key…
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Cidara presents new data on Cloudbreak immunotherapy platform

October 25, 2018
Cidara Therapeutics Inc. announced plans to present new data highlighting Cloudbreak, the company’s immunotherapy discovery platform and…