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The Nearly Unstoppable Superbugs
May 13, 2013 | Anna Tomasulo

A particularly virulent type of bacteria called CREs, which include E. coli and Salmonella, is gaining in strength. Can we develop better antibiotics...

KPC Alert in Uruguay
May 6, 2011 | healthmap

In the last two months, three Uruguayan patients have died in Montevideo from the now well known antibiotic-resistant bacteria, KPC. Bacteria with...

Update on KPC in Brazil’s Federal District
Oct 19, 2010 | healthmap

In the capital city of Brazil, the Department of Health has acknowledged an increase (English translation) of hospital related bacterial infections,...