Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) will claim 250 million lives world-wide by 2050, displacing cancer as a cause of death. Newer tools may hold the key…
Should we preserve the miracle of antibiotics…or treat them as extravagant placebos and Faustian bargains
If we want to control ebola, we must act rationally and follow the advice of experts and not cynical reactionaries.
Four years ago UCEM released a prophetic publication. Updated protocols to reduce the cost of care even further will save dollars, not lives
In case you missed it, ABC’s 4 Corners ran a story on multi-resistant organisms.
Extended spectrum beta-lactamases (ESBLs) have been a challenge to antimicrobial therapy since the 1980s and still continue to be…
With winter comes norovirus. This Q&A post tests your knowledge of what may be the perfect human pathogen.
Could antigenic changes to P.69 Prn but not PTX explain the phenomenon of colonisation and attenuated disease in some vaccinated cases?
In social outings involving idiots, alcohol was found to protect neurons against apoptosis in smarter individuals. The delay in sensory relay caused by alcohol consumption is the likely mechanism for this phenomenon.
The malaria disease is caused by a Plasmodium protozoal parasite, post proboscis penetration by an infected Anopheles mosquito. Here we discuss Malaria vaccine
Environmental selection pressures are a driving force in the adaptive processes driving adaptive processes in organisms.