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Weekly Digest: Lack of funding hinders antibiotic development; Novel coronavirus spreads globally, shutting down major cities; US millennials more likely to agree with anti-vax beliefs than other age groups.

Weekly Digest: Lack of funding hinders antibiotic development; Novel coronavirus spreads globally, shutting down major cities; US millennials more likely to agree with anti-vax beliefs than other age groups.

January 27, 2020
 
 
Countries with Confirmed Cases of Novel Coronavirus

Countries with Confirmed Cases of Novel Coronavirus

January 27, 2020
 
 
Weekly Digest: Combination therapies may speed the development of drug resistance; Antibiotics commonly prescribed to patients without lab evidence in Sierra Leone; Rare resistance gene isolated from E. coli in US pets.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Combination therapies may speed the development of drug resistance; Antibiotics commonly prescribed to patients without lab evidence in Sierra Leone; Rare resistance gene isolated from E. coli in US pets.

January 20, 2020
 
 
Country-Level Trends in Antibiotic Use, 2000-2015
Antibiotic Resistance

Country-Level Trends in Antibiotic Use, 2000-2015

January 20, 2020
 
 
ARVac Consortium

ARVac Consortium

 
 
Weekly Digest: Unexplained pneumonia outbreak sickens many in Wuhan, China; IV delivery of TB vaccine found efficacious in monkeys; A majority of European physicians are concerned about drug resistance in ICUs.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Unexplained pneumonia outbreak sickens many in Wuhan, China; IV delivery of TB vaccine found efficacious in monkeys; A majority of European physicians are concerned about drug resistance in ICUs.

January 13, 2020
 
 
Global Tobacco Use Trends and Projections, 2000-2025
Health and Development

Global Tobacco Use Trends and Projections, 2000-2025

January 13, 2020
 
 
Weekly Digest: Antibiotic developer files for bankruptcy; California ban on nonmedical exemptions tied to increased vaccine coverage; Airplane sewage may contribute to the global spread of AMR.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Antibiotic developer files for bankruptcy; California ban on nonmedical exemptions tied to increased vaccine coverage; Airplane sewage may contribute to the global spread of AMR.

January 06, 2020
 
 
Antibiotic Use in the United States, 2017
Antibiotic Resistance

Antibiotic Use in the United States, 2017

January 06, 2020
 
 
Weekly Digest: Medically-important antimicrobials used excessively in Pakistani chickens; US sees rise in antimicrobial sales for use in food animals; Unnecessary antibiotic prescriptions common among children in LMICs.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Medically-important antimicrobials used excessively in Pakistani chickens; US sees rise in antimicrobial sales for use in food animals; Unnecessary antibiotic prescriptions common among children in LMICs.

December 22, 2019
 
 
Sales and Distribution of Medically-Important Antimicrobials in US Food Animals, 2009-2018
Antibiotic Resistance

Sales and Distribution of Medically-Important Antimicrobials in US Food Animals, 2009-2018

December 22, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Funding gaps slow global malaria progress; Over 140,000 people died from measles in 2018; European countries are failing to report WHO’s priority pathogens.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Funding gaps slow global malaria progress; Over 140,000 people died from measles in 2018; European countries are failing to report WHO’s priority pathogens.

December 12, 2019
 
 
Comparing the Drug Resistance Index across India, South Africa, UK, and US.

Comparing the Drug Resistance Index across India, South Africa, UK, and US.

December 12, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Global transmission of MRSA clone driven by travel and family contacts in the Indian subcontinent; Antibiotic resistance in foodborne bacteria is rising; Ebola treatments reduce mortality in DRC.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Global transmission of MRSA clone driven by travel and family contacts in the Indian subcontinent; Antibiotic resistance in foodborne bacteria is rising; Ebola treatments reduce mortality in DRC.

December 09, 2019
 
 
Antibiotic Resistance of Klebsiella pneumoniae in India

Antibiotic Resistance of Klebsiella pneumoniae in India

December 09, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Economic, regulatory & societal challenges impede antibiotic development; AMR poses threat to child health; Eighty percent of adolescents worldwide are not physically active.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Economic, regulatory & societal challenges impede antibiotic development; AMR poses threat to child health; Eighty percent of adolescents worldwide are not physically active.

December 02, 2019
 
 
Prevalence of Resistant E. Coli in Poultry Farms
Antibiotic Resistance

Prevalence of Resistant E. Coli in Poultry Farms

December 02, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Vaccines as a tool to slow the spread of AMR; New antibiotic approved for complicated UTIs; New York becomes first state to disclose the names of hospitals with C auris cases.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Vaccines as a tool to slow the spread of AMR; New antibiotic approved for complicated UTIs; New York becomes first state to disclose the names of hospitals with C auris cases.

November 25, 2019
 
 
Global Antimicrobial Consumption in Livestock

Global Antimicrobial Consumption in Livestock

November 25, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Over 2.8 million antibiotic resistant infections occur in the US every year; Congolese doctor recognized for key role in discovering Ebola; Resistant infections in England are rising.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Over 2.8 million antibiotic resistant infections occur in the US every year; Congolese doctor recognized for key role in discovering Ebola; Resistant infections in England are rising.

November 18, 2019
 
 
Antibiotic Use in India, 2000-2015

Antibiotic Use in India, 2000-2015

November 18, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Vaccine protects against TB progression; Most US restaurant chains receive failing grades for antibiotic use in beef; CDC notes reduction in various HAIs.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Vaccine protects against TB progression; Most US restaurant chains receive failing grades for antibiotic use in beef; CDC notes reduction in various HAIs.

November 11, 2019
 
 
Antibiotic Resistance of E. Coli in India, South Africa, UK, and US

Antibiotic Resistance of E. Coli in India, South Africa, UK, and US

November 11, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Multiple cases of colistin-resistant Klebsiella identified in Indian hospital; Wild poliovirus type 3 eradicated worldwide; New guideline recommends against using antibiotics for toothaches.

Weekly Digest: Multiple cases of colistin-resistant Klebsiella identified in Indian hospital; Wild poliovirus type 3 eradicated worldwide; New guideline recommends against using antibiotics for toothaches.

November 04, 2019
 
 
Diagnoses of Hospitalized Children on Antimicrobials in India
Antibiotic Resistance

Diagnoses of Hospitalized Children on Antimicrobials in India

November 04, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Antibiotics seized at UK airport were headed to poultry farm for unregulated use; Resistance to H. pylori drug doubles in 20 years; FDA approves flu drug for high-risk patients.
Blog

Weekly Digest: Antibiotics seized at UK airport were headed to poultry farm for unregulated use; Resistance to H. pylori drug doubles in 20 years; FDA approves flu drug for high-risk patients.

October 28, 2019
 
 
Mortality Odds by Site of Bacterial Infection in India

Mortality Odds by Site of Bacterial Infection in India

October 28, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Doctors are overtesting urine and overprescribing antibiotics; Rotavirus vaccine schedule decreases child mortality; Post-discharge antibiotic exposure high across US healthcare network.

Weekly Digest: Doctors are overtesting urine and overprescribing antibiotics; Rotavirus vaccine schedule decreases child mortality; Post-discharge antibiotic exposure high across US healthcare network.

October 21, 2019
 
 
Changes in Global Antibiotic Consumption, 2000-2015
Antibiotic Resistance

Changes in Global Antibiotic Consumption, 2000-2015

October 21, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Vaccine-hesitant communities drive US measles outbreak; Antibiotic-raised poultry more likely to be contaminated with resistance; AMR genes prevalent in groundwater.

Weekly Digest: Vaccine-hesitant communities drive US measles outbreak; Antibiotic-raised poultry more likely to be contaminated with resistance; AMR genes prevalent in groundwater.

October 14, 2019
 
 
Antibiotic Consumption in Selected High- and Middle-Income Countries, 2015

Antibiotic Consumption in Selected High- and Middle-Income Countries, 2015

October 14, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Antibiotic stewardship programs required in US hospitals; Brazil and US lead measles case counts in the Americas; GARDP funds trial of novel antibiotic for gonorrhea.

Weekly Digest: Antibiotic stewardship programs required in US hospitals; Brazil and US lead measles case counts in the Americas; GARDP funds trial of novel antibiotic for gonorrhea.

October 07, 2019
 
 
Global Trends in Antimicrobial Resistance in Animals in LMICs
Antibiotic Resistance

Global Trends in Antimicrobial Resistance in Animals in LMICs

October 07, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: National food security inversely correlated with cholera incidence; Rotavirus vaccine reduces hospitalizations in Kenyan children; Maternal mortality declining globally.

Weekly Digest: National food security inversely correlated with cholera incidence; Rotavirus vaccine reduces hospitalizations in Kenyan children; Maternal mortality declining globally.

September 30, 2019
 
 
Trends in MRSA-associated Pneumonia and Septicemias, 2010-2014
Antibiotic Resistance

Trends in MRSA-associated Pneumonia and Septicemias, 2010-2014

September 30, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: CDDEP researchers find increasing antibiotic resistance in food animals; AMR in sewage correlates with hospital samples; High prevalence of resistance found in transit systems.
Antibiotic Resistance

Weekly Digest: CDDEP researchers find increasing antibiotic resistance in food animals; AMR in sewage correlates with hospital samples; High prevalence of resistance found in transit systems.

September 23, 2019
 
 
Projected Changes in Antimicrobial Consumption by Livestock in 2030
Antibiotic Resistance

Projected Changes in Antimicrobial Consumption by Livestock in 2030

September 23, 2019
 
 
Global Trends in Antimicrobial Resistance in Animals in Low- and Middle-Income Countries
Antibiotic Resistance

Global Trends in Antimicrobial Resistance in Animals in Low- and Middle-Income Countries

September 19, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Broad antibiotic restrictions in food animals decrease resistance; Masks & respirators equally effective at preventing flu; Resistance rates correlate with country income status.

Weekly Digest: Broad antibiotic restrictions in food animals decrease resistance; Masks & respirators equally effective at preventing flu; Resistance rates correlate with country income status.

September 16, 2019
 
 
Mortality Odds Among Patients with Gram-negative Infections
Antibiotic Resistance

Mortality Odds Among Patients with Gram-negative Infections

September 16, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Maternal quinolone use linked to increased quinolone resistance in children; TB screening for UK immigrants decreases TB incidence; Reducing antibiotic manufacturing emissions.

Weekly Digest: Maternal quinolone use linked to increased quinolone resistance in children; TB screening for UK immigrants decreases TB incidence; Reducing antibiotic manufacturing emissions.

September 09, 2019
 
 
Estimated Years of Life Gained from Sin Taxes over 50 Years
Health and Development

Estimated Years of Life Gained from Sin Taxes over 50 Years

September 09, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Antibiotic use associated with colorectal cancer risk; New antibiotic approved for community-acquired pneumonia; Resistant Salmonella outbreak tied to beef and soft cheese.

Weekly Digest: Antibiotic use associated with colorectal cancer risk; New antibiotic approved for community-acquired pneumonia; Resistant Salmonella outbreak tied to beef and soft cheese.

August 30, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: FDA approves new drug for resistant TB; Antibiotic spraying ineffective at preventing citrus greening; Antibiotic resistance genes found in gene-edited cows.

Weekly Digest: FDA approves new drug for resistant TB; Antibiotic spraying ineffective at preventing citrus greening; Antibiotic resistance genes found in gene-edited cows.

August 26, 2019
 
 
Trends in Staphylococcus aureus-Associated Septicemias in the US, 2010-2014
Antibiotic Resistance

Trends in Staphylococcus aureus-Associated Septicemias in the US, 2010-2014

August 26, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Resistant Klebsiella and E. coli widespread across Southeast Asia; Global measles cases have tripled since last year; Antibiotic use increases odds of rheumatoid arthritis.

Weekly Digest: Resistant Klebsiella and E. coli widespread across Southeast Asia; Global measles cases have tripled since last year; Antibiotic use increases odds of rheumatoid arthritis.

August 15, 2019
 
 
Mortality Odds Among Patients with Resistant Bacterial Infections
Antibiotic Resistance

Mortality Odds Among Patients with Resistant Bacterial Infections

August 15, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Sin taxes linked to health & economic gains worldwide; Reservoirs of drug resistance found in London; Promising HIV vaccine to be tested in thousands.

Weekly Digest: Sin taxes linked to health & economic gains worldwide; Reservoirs of drug resistance found in London; Promising HIV vaccine to be tested in thousands.

August 12, 2019
 
 
Causes of Deadly Multidrug-Resistant Infections in India
Antibiotic Resistance

Causes of Deadly Multidrug-Resistant Infections in India

August 12, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: The role of  climate change in the spread of C. auris; Experts urge the development of universal flu vaccine; Drug-resistant malaria spreads through southeast Asia.

Weekly Digest: The role of climate change in the spread of C. auris; Experts urge the development of universal flu vaccine; Drug-resistant malaria spreads through southeast Asia.

August 05, 2019
 
 
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