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Jun 26, 2020

Jun 26, 2020

ASP Scan (Weekly) for Jun 26, 2020

AMR tracking partnership in Africa
Dutch AMR, antibiotic use report
Rapid blood culture testing
CARB-X finding for antibacterial peptides
CARB-X funding for topical antibiotic
Primary care stewardship survey

Apr 03, 2020

Apr 03, 2020

ASP Scan (Weekly) for Apr 03, 2020

Rise in UK heart infections
Critical antibiotics in veterinary medicine
Antibiotic stewardship in Africa
Antibiotic strategy for injection drug users
MRSA skin infections in kids
Oral antibiotics for heart infections
MDR pathogens in Ghana ICUs

Mar 22, 2020

Mar 22, 2020
National Guard troops in New York

National Guard activated for 3 states as US COVID-19 cases pass 33,000

Guard troops will help efforts in New York, California, and Washington state.

Mar 13, 2020

Mar 13, 2020
Italian officials making announcement

WHO: Europe now world's COVID-19 epicenter

Italy reports 2,547 new infections and 250 more deaths, boosting its totals to 17,770 cases and 1,255 deaths.

Dec 18, 2019

Dec 18, 2019
Antibiotic injection in Africa

Antibiotic prescribing sky-high for kids in poorer nations

By the age of 5, children in these countries receive 25 antibiotic courses on average.

Dec 06, 2019

Dec 06, 2019

News Scan for Dec 06, 2019

Polio in Afghanistan, Angola
Malaria vaccine funding
Measles progress in China

Sep 13, 2019

Sep 13, 2019

News Scan for Sep 13, 2019

Polio in 4 nations
Salmonella papaya outbreak
Malaria vaccine in Kenya

Aug 02, 2019

Aug 02, 2019

ASP Scan (Weekly) for Aug 02, 2019

Resistant organisms and medical care abroad
New CARB-X funding
Isolates for rapid diagnostics
Carbapenemase screening in Korea
Taco Bell to cut antibiotics in beef
New antifungal candidate
Antibiotic index adapted for UK

Aug 01, 2019

Aug 01, 2019

News Scan for Aug 01, 2019

Resistant organisms and medical care abroad
Listeria in the UK
CWD controversy over Canadian deer meat
Dengue outbreaks

Jul 03, 2019

Jul 03, 2019
Ebola virus particles

USAID pledges Ebola support as 15 new cases reported

USAID announces it wlll give the DRC $98 million to help fight the outbreak, which is now at 2,369 cases.


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