Category Archives: Research and Development

Antibiotic resistance posing little understood global health threat, WHO report says

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Survey responses across 12 countries, six regions show range of awareness, common dangers, failures to communicate . . . On the positive side, two-thirds of a sampling of people across the world are aware of antibiotic resistance and that it can affect them. On the more concerning side, three-quarters of those surveyed thought it was […]

Long-acting injectable HIV treatment shows promise in early study results

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A future of HIV treatment that doesn’t depend on daily dosing seemed to move a little closer today with an announcement that early findings show an injected combination of two antiretroviral medicines given monthly or every two months effective in controlling HIV among people whose virus was already suppressed. The findings come from the first […]