News & Perspective

Jul 27, 2018

Jul 27, 2018

ASP Scan (Weekly) for Jul 27, 2018

Iowa State AMR research center
Gram-negative ICU infections
Firm pares antibiotic R&D
Antibiotics for kids' LRTIs
Colistin resistance risk factors
Antifungal use in US hospitals
Pathogens in hurricane floodwaters
Antibiotic resistance in leeches
Candida auris uptick
MCR-1 on hospital surfaces
Antibiotic use in livestock
Forgotten antibiotics
ESBL colonization in travelers
Antibiotic redosing
Resistance trends in Swiss nursing homes
Antibiotic legislation nixed

Sep 13, 2016

Sep 13, 2016

Avian Flu Scan for Sep 13, 2016

H5N2 airborne spread
H5N1 outbreaks in Ghana

Jul 12, 2016

Jul 12, 2016
Caged chicken

Three states report low-path H5 at live-bird markets

Pennsylvania, New York, and New Jersey reported outbreaks, which a USDA spokesperson said are not uncommon at live markets.

Dec 07, 2015

Dec 07, 2015

Avian flu strikes poultry in Europe, Africa, found in Oregon duck

Tests on the Oregon duck found H5 genetic material, but not enough to pin down the subtype or pathogenicity.