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Tag archive for : antibiotic resistance

Tag archive for : antibiotic resistance

Micreos ‘Alternative to antibiotics’ chosen as Europe’s most relevant innovation at Ideas from Europe finals

May 17, 2018

Posted : 2018 , News

Phage technology and Micreos featured on Dutch television program “De Kennis van Nu”

April 12, 2017

“De Kennis van Nu” is the scienceprogram of the public service broadcaster NTR, featuring Elisabeth van Nimwegen and Diederik Jekel. Their episode that aired 10 october 2016 was all about ‘the bacteriophage’. De Kennis van Nu is broadcasted every thursday at 19.20 CEST (UTC/GMT +2 hours), NPO 2 (Dutch television … Continue reading

Posted : 2017 , News

Attention the problem deserves: European Antibiotic Awareness Week

November 13, 2015

  Winter’s coming. Cue the sore throats, sniffles and dry coughs, but this doesn’t mean antibiotics have to make an appearance too. New figures show that patients are listening to advice telling them to steer clear of GP surgeries where people ask for antibiotics for the common cold and other … Continue reading

Posted : 2015 , News

Endolysins: finding the answers to antibiotic resistance

November 4, 2015

In the wake of the problems associated with increasing antimicrobial resistance, scientists have now developed the first effective alternative to antibiotics in a significant advance in the fight against drug-resistant infection. Here, Bjorn Herpers looks at the promise of endolysins. It is easy to become numb to stories we frequently … Continue reading

Posted : 2015 , News