Latest News on Antibiotics
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Jan 07, 2018
Eight Chinese pharma cos to be blacklisted for quality issues, may lead to shortage of medicinesThe Indian government has issued show cause notices to, and may soon blacklist, eight Chinese pharmaceutical companies found to be supplying poor quality raw material to drug manufacturers in this country
Dec 20, 2017
Four research startups from India are developing rapid tests to help check antibiotic resistanceThe Discovery Awards in India are funded by the Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council in India (BIRAC).
Dec 16, 2017
Microscopes enhanced with AI could quickly and accurately diagnose deadly blood infection: StudyRapid identification and delivery of antibiotic medications is the key to treating bloodstream infections.
Oct 22, 2017
Kerala govt plans to launch mass campaign against antibiotic abuse in stateThe Kerala government is gearing up to launch a campaign against the abuse of antibiotics in the state in the wake of reports that natural resistance power of people was alarmingly decreasing due to its misuse or over-consumption.
Sep 22, 2017
Researcher develop a prototype sensor which can speed up antibiotic treatmentThe new sensing approach is based on a quartz-crystal resonator whose vibrations vary in measurable ways when particles on the surface change.
Jun 27, 2017
GST from 1 July: Drug pricing regulator releases ceiling price of 761 medicinesNational Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) said that the actual increase or decrease in prices after the rollout of new indirect tax regime is expected to be in be in the range of 2-3 per cent depending on states
Jun 07, 2017
WHO categorises antibiotics to promote rational use, combat anti-microbial resistanceIn a significant revision of antibiotics in the essential medicines' list, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has recommended grouping the drugs into three categories on the basis of their usage to promote their rational use as well as combat anti-microbial resistance.
May 01, 2017
Novel antibiotic resistance gene found in milk could jeopardise drugs used to treat superbug infections in humansA 'harmless' bacteria found in milk and products like cheese may carry a new antibiotic resistance gene which could jeopardise the use of last resort drugs to treat superbug infections in humans, scientists say.
Mar 02, 2017
WHO publishes list of 12 families of bacteria that pose the greatest threat to human beingsThe bacteria in the most critical section of the WHO list are multi drug resistant strains that pose a particular threat in hospitals.
Nov 17, 2016
Researchers take help of softwares to discover two new antibioticsResearchers at The Rockefeller University in New York said they discovered two promising new antibiotics by sifting through the human microbiome with the help of a software.