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#Drug Resistance

# drug-resistance - Tuesday 23 July, 2019

Resistant strains of malaria spreading across south-east Asia
# Drug Resistance
# Drug Resistance

Resistant strains of malaria spreading across south-east Asia

Jul 23rd 2019, 7:17 AM 9,791 Views 14 Comments

In some parts of south-east Asia, up to 80% of malaria parasites are drug-resistant.

# drug-resistance - Thursday 8 January, 2015

A new antibiotic could finally turn the tide against superbugs and drug-resistant infections
# MRSA
# MRSA

A new antibiotic could finally turn the tide against superbugs and drug-resistant infections

Jan 8th 2015, 12:02 PM 8,249 Views 21 Comments

And it could be just start of the discovery of dozens of new antibiotics.

# drug-resistance - Monday 24 March, 2014

Column: I can’t bear to look into someone's eyes and tell them they will probably die
# Drug Resistance
# Drug Resistance

Column: I can’t bear to look into someone's eyes and tell them they will probably die

Mar 24th 2014, 8:00 AM 75 Views 9 Comments

My patients see my white coat as a lifejacket. But the truth is that the chance of surviving drug-resistant TB is down to the roll of a dice, writes Dr Jennifer Hughes.

# drug-resistance - Thursday 30 August, 2012

'Extensively drug-resistant' tuberculosis on the rise worldwide
# TB
# TB

'Extensively drug-resistant' tuberculosis on the rise worldwide

Aug 30th 2012, 6:30 AM 3,376 Views 10 Comments

A large international study has revealed alarming levels of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis across the globe.

# drug-resistance - Friday 27 July, 2012

TCD study aiming to improve personalisation of ovarian cancer treatment
# Ovarian Cancer
# Ovarian Cancer

TCD study aiming to improve personalisation of ovarian cancer treatment

Jul 27th 2012, 11:43 AM 1,784 Views 6 Comments

Study on drug resistant ovarian cancer cells could lead to more personalised treatment of the cancer.

# drug-resistance - Tuesday 22 May, 2012

One third of malaria drugs worldwide are fake - Lancet research
# Malaria
# Malaria

One third of malaria drugs worldwide are fake - Lancet research

May 22nd 2012, 1:50 PM 2,613 Views 5 Comments

Counterfeit anti-malaria medicines are contributing to deaths across the world and also leading to drug resistance – putting billions of people at risk – according to researchers.