News & Perspective

Mar 02, 2018

Mar 02, 2018
Drug-resistant Shigella

MCR-1-carrying Shigella found in China

The authors say that finding MCR-1 in Shigella flexneri from pig feces suggests it could be circulating on Chinese farms and beyond.

Mar 05, 2018

Mar 05, 2018
Sepsis or bacteremia

Australian report shows rise in resistant E coli bacteremia

Fluoroquinolone resistance in hospital-onset E coli bacteremia rose markedly.

Mar 06, 2018

Mar 06, 2018

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Mar 06, 2018

MCR-1, CPE in Portugal
New CARB-X funding

Mar 15, 2018

Mar 15, 2018

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Mar 15, 2018

MCR-4, MCR-5 in China
Award for blood infection test
Antibiotics and Staph biofilms

Apr 03, 2018

Apr 03, 2018

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Apr 03, 2018

Global spread of MCR gene
CARB-X diagnostics funding
Antibiotics and kids' allergies

Apr 18, 2018

Apr 18, 2018

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Apr 18, 2018

New colistin resistance gene
More MCR-1 in China
E coli in Iranian dairy products

Apr 30, 2018

Apr 30, 2018

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Apr 30, 2018

Stewardship in primary care
Variant MCR-3 gene
Resistant H pylori in Africa

May 14, 2018

May 14, 2018
Free-range chickens

Chinese scientists find 2 MCR genes on same plasmid

Similar plasmids were found in a hospitalized patient and in hospital sewage.

May 23, 2018

May 23, 2018

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for May 23, 2018

NDM plus MCR-1 in E coli
C diff and sharps containers

May 25, 2018

May 25, 2018

News Scan for May 25, 2018

Nipah virus in India
Salmonella and kratom
New US pediatric flu death
MCR-1, MCR-3 in Korea
Polio in Nigeria


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