Print Page   |   Contact Us   |   Your Cart   |   Sign In
Sign In
Sign In securely
Breaking News

6/22/2017 » 6/25/2017
2017 OSAP Annual Conference

News & Press: Daily Updates

Highly resistant MCR-1 'superbug' found in US for first time

Thursday, May 26, 2016   (0 Comments)

Bacteria carrying the very worrisome MCR-1 resistance gene—which makes the last-line antibiotic colistin useless against them—have been found in human and animal samples for the first time in the United States, according to a report today inAntimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy and a statement by federal health officials.


OSAP Disclaimer | Please notify our webmaster of any problems with this website.
OSAP thanks its Super Sponsors for their support in 2017. Sponsorship does not imply endorsement by OSAP of a company's products or services.