Gonorrhea

Jun 27, 2018
N gonorrhea

Study: Gonorrhea genes expressed differently in men and women

Men had higher expression of antimicrobial resistance genes, a finding that may have implications for the growing threat of resistant gonorrhea.

May 16, 2018
Neisseria gonorrhoeae

Molecular typing gives more precise picture of gonorrhea in Europe

The results show a wide diversity of gonorrhea strains both within and among nations.

May 08, 2018
Gonorrhea bacteria Neisseria gonorrhoeae

European report warns XDR gonorrhea threatens future treatment

The cases indicate a need for action to preserve the last remaining effective treatment.

Mar 28, 2018
Neisseria gonorrhoeae

In world first, UK reports high-level gonorrhea resistance

The isolate shows high-level resistance to azithromycin and resistance to ceftriaxone.

Mar 07, 2018
Gonorrhea

UK seeing outbreak of highly azithromycin-resistant gonorrhea

A separate paper details ceftriaxone-resistant gonorrhea cases in Australia.

Sep 27, 2017
Couple on beach

CDC report: STDs at all-time high

The CDC issued a foreboding warning, noting that all progress made toward STD elimination in the United States has lost traction.

Jul 06, 2017
Neisseria gonorrhoeae, gonorrhea bacteria

Global officials warn of pan-resistant gonorrhea

New data raise the specter of completely resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae strains, and options are few.

Oct 20, 2016
Gonorrhea bacteria

CDC report: STDs reached all-time high in 2015

Syphilis cases jumped 19%, gonorrhea increased by 12.8%, and chlamydia by 5.9% from 2014.

Sep 21, 2016
Neisseria gonorrhoeae

CDC reports first highly resistant gonorrhea in US

A cluster in Hawaii involves bacteria with high resistance to azithromycin and reduced susceptibility to ceftriaxone.

Jul 15, 2016
Gonorrhea

Gonorrhea growing more resistant to standard treatment

Data from 2014 showed that resistance to the antibiotic azithromycin quadrupled from 2013.

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