Tag: escherichia coli

FDA Approves New Asparaginase Product for Leukemia

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new version of asparaginase for use in children and adults who have developed hypersensitivity to...

Tree Resin Compound Defeats Drug-Resistant Bacteria in Lab Tests

A new compound made from tree resin kills almost 100% of drug-resistant bacteria without harming healthy tissue, laboratory studies suggest. Made into a film, this...

Potentially Practice-Changing Bacterial Therapy Trials Analyzed

A new formulation of an existing antibacterial agent and a potential therapeutic approach to a challenging clinical problem were the focus of a session on...

Real-World Safety, Efficacy Found for Fecal Transplants

Fecal microbiota transplantation (FMT) appears safe and effective as a treatment for most Clostridioides difficile infections as it is currently being administered, researchers say. “We...

Certain Anerobic Bacteria Linked to Increased CRC Risk

Certain species of anerobic bacteria have been linked to dramatic increases in colorectal cancer (CRC), often within a year of infection, although whether or not...