Protecting Patients: Innovating to Combat Antibiotic Resistance

Antimicrobial resistance is one of the major threats throughout the world. If we lose the ability to treat with antibiotics, we’re going to lose most of the gains that we’ve made. People worry about a post-antibiotic era. That era is already here. The good news is the global community is beginning to mobilize on a scale that recognizes […]

SoluStab – Water medication

When a group of animals needs treatment, drinking water medication is a responsible and convenient option provided the drinking water, the system and the products are of good quality. This video will explain best practices of using water medication. Water medication products should dissolve quickly and completely. Secondly, the solution has to be stable for at least 12 […]

Antibiotic Resistance – What it is, how it comes about, and what we can do about it

We tend to think about ourselves as humans, but this is only partly true. We are composed of trillions of human cells, but we are also made up of trillions of bacteria. These bacteria are part of us. They cover our entire skin and guts. Bacteria help us digest the food that we eat and protect us from […]

Fighting Antibiotic Resistance with Digital Microfluidics – Innovators ep.6

By the year 2050 as many as 10 million lives could be lost through the inability to use what we now have as common antibiotics. And furthermore, in the O’Niell report, one of the recommendations was that antibiotics should no longer be prescribed without a fast diagnostic tool that will inform the doctor as to whether or not […]

Antibiotic awareness – The global challenge – Dr Caroline McElnay

Antimicrobial resistance is when organisms like bateria develop a resistance to the medicines that we usually use to treat them. And that causes a problem because then those medicines are less effective and sometimes completely ineffective at treating diseases caused by those organisms. The research community is constantly look at how we can create more antibiotics, but antibiotics […]

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