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Weekly Digest: CDDEP develops new ASP checklist; Global resurgence of measles; DRC's Ebola outbreak now second largest and second deadliest ever.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: CDDEP develops new ASP checklist; Global resurgence of measles; DRC's Ebola outbreak now second largest and second deadliest ever.

December 07, 2018
 
 
Antimicrobial Resistance and Primary Healthcare
Antibiotic Resistance

Antimicrobial Resistance and Primary Healthcare

November 30, 2018
 
 
Weekly Digest: Reduction in prevalence of healthcare-associated infections in US hospitals; Global meningitis burden remains high; US government report on climate change.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Reduction in prevalence of healthcare-associated infections in US hospitals; Global meningitis burden remains high; US government report on climate change.

November 30, 2018
 
 
Weekly Digest: CDDEP research on antibiotic prophylaxis efficacy; WHO World Malaria Report; Non-antibiotic drugs contribute to AMR.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: CDDEP research on antibiotic prophylaxis efficacy; WHO World Malaria Report; Non-antibiotic drugs contribute to AMR.

November 23, 2018
 
 
The mortality burden of multidrug-resistant pathogens in India
Antibiotic Resistance

The mortality burden of multidrug-resistant pathogens in India

November 16, 2018
 
 
Weekly Digest: CDDEP finds drug-resistant infections associated with mortality in India; New antibiotic for gonorrhea; Transmission of E. coli in wild giraffes.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: CDDEP finds drug-resistant infections associated with mortality in India; New antibiotic for gonorrhea; Transmission of E. coli in wild giraffes.

November 16, 2018
 
 
Weekly Digest: CDDEP research examines link between primary health care and AMR; FDA approves new flu drug; Rubella outbreak in Japan.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: CDDEP research examines link between primary health care and AMR; FDA approves new flu drug; Rubella outbreak in Japan.

November 02, 2018
 
 
Weekly Digest: Most US burger chains fail on antibiotic use policies; Outbreak of multi-drug resistant Typhi in Pakistan; Strong evidence for the relationship between herpes and Alzheimer’s disease.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Most US burger chains fail on antibiotic use policies; Outbreak of multi-drug resistant Typhi in Pakistan; Strong evidence for the relationship between herpes and Alzheimer’s disease.

October 26, 2018
 
 
Weekly Digest: New CDDEP research on antibiotic development pipeline; US childhood vaccination rates continue slow decline; H5N6 avian flu outbreak among birds in China.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: New CDDEP research on antibiotic development pipeline; US childhood vaccination rates continue slow decline; H5N6 avian flu outbreak among birds in China.

October 19, 2018
 
 
Weekly Digest: African swine fever continues global spread; HPV vaccine coverage expanded; Promising new Zika vaccine developed.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: African swine fever continues global spread; HPV vaccine coverage expanded; Promising new Zika vaccine developed.

October 15, 2018
 
 
Weekly Digest: Challenges with implementing AMR activities in Pakistan; Discovery of contaminated polio vaccines in India sparks investigation; Third confirmed monkeypox case reported in the UK.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Challenges with implementing AMR activities in Pakistan; Discovery of contaminated polio vaccines in India sparks investigation; Third confirmed monkeypox case reported in the UK.

October 09, 2018
 
 
Weekly Digest: New TB vaccine shows promise; Multidrug-resistant bacterial outbreak in humans traced to puppies from pet stores; Venezuela’s decline constitutes a public health emergency.
Antibiotic Resistance

Weekly Digest: New TB vaccine shows promise; Multidrug-resistant bacterial outbreak in humans traced to puppies from pet stores; Venezuela’s decline constitutes a public health emergency.

October 03, 2018
 
 
Weekly Digest: Amid resurgence of measles in Italy, lower public health expenditures associated with reduced vaccination coverage; International cooperation and laboratory capacity-building enabled swift Nipah response.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Amid resurgence of measles in Italy, lower public health expenditures associated with reduced vaccination coverage; International cooperation and laboratory capacity-building enabled swift Nipah response.

September 25, 2018
 
 
Weekly Digest: Antibiotic resistance genes in floodwater after Hurricane Harvey; Funding gap for vaccine development; Yellow fever in Republic of Congo
Blog

Weekly Digest: Antibiotic resistance genes in floodwater after Hurricane Harvey; Funding gap for vaccine development; Yellow fever in Republic of Congo

September 17, 2018
 
 
Weekly Digest: Better infrastructure and governance lower antibiotic resistance; EU influence could improve India’s environment and health crises.
Antibiotic Resistance

Weekly Digest: Better infrastructure and governance lower antibiotic resistance; EU influence could improve India’s environment and health crises.

September 10, 2018
 
 
Weekly Digest: Progress made towards “universal” influenza vaccine; How competition impacts resistance to malaria drugs; Chagas disease spread beyond endemic areas.
Malaria

Weekly Digest: Progress made towards “universal” influenza vaccine; How competition impacts resistance to malaria drugs; Chagas disease spread beyond endemic areas.

September 05, 2018
 
 
Weekly Digest: Conflict across borders affects river blindness eradication efforts in Uganda; Unconventional interventions can reduce virulence of infectious organisms.
Antibiotic Resistance

Weekly Digest: Conflict across borders affects river blindness eradication efforts in Uganda; Unconventional interventions can reduce virulence of infectious organisms.

August 29, 2018
 
 
Weekly Digest: Billion dollar implications of substandard medications; Poor medical conditions in Malawi threaten the lives of infants; Risk of MERS transmission in travel, healthcare.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Billion dollar implications of substandard medications; Poor medical conditions in Malawi threaten the lives of infants; Risk of MERS transmission in travel, healthcare.

August 23, 2018
 
 
Weekly Digest: Obesity playing a major role in influenza transmission and duration of shedding. Triage for the world’s emerging infectious diseases.
Antibiotic Resistance

Weekly Digest: Obesity playing a major role in influenza transmission and duration of shedding. Triage for the world’s emerging infectious diseases.

August 20, 2018
 
 
Weekly Digest: Medicinal leeches carry resistant bacteria to hospitals in their gut; Transmission of Ebola from female survivor, one year post-recovery. 
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Medicinal leeches carry resistant bacteria to hospitals in their gut; Transmission of Ebola from female survivor, one year post-recovery. 

August 12, 2018
 
 
Antibiotic Use and Resistance in Bangladesh: Situation Analysis and Recommendations
Antibiotic Resistance

Antibiotic Use and Resistance in Bangladesh: Situation Analysis and Recommendations

August 06, 2018
 
 
Weekly Digest: National AMR planning data from WHO; Hepatitis C advocates in India file patent complaint; Outbreak of XDR typhoid expands in Pakistan.
Antibiotic Resistance

Weekly Digest: National AMR planning data from WHO; Hepatitis C advocates in India file patent complaint; Outbreak of XDR typhoid expands in Pakistan.

August 05, 2018
 
 
Weekly Digest: Resistance increased within six months of antibiotic use; Infectious illness and non-completion of 9th grade; Diabetes rates in Mexican town.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Resistance increased within six months of antibiotic use; Infectious illness and non-completion of 9th grade; Diabetes rates in Mexican town.

July 20, 2018
 
 
Potential impact of introducing the pneumococcal conjugate vaccine into national immunisation programmes: an economic-epidemiological analysis using data from India
Health and Development

Potential impact of introducing the pneumococcal conjugate vaccine into national immunisation programmes: an economic-epidemiological analysis using data from India

July 20, 2018
 
 
Temporal association between antibiotic use and resistance in Klebsiella pneumoniae at a tertiary care hospital
Antibiotic Resistance

Temporal association between antibiotic use and resistance in Klebsiella pneumoniae at a tertiary care hospital

July 19, 2018
 
 
Weekly Digest: New research on antibiotics sold without prescriptions in community pharmacies; Harrowing findings on newborn deaths due to resistant infections in India.
Antibiotic Resistance

Weekly Digest: New research on antibiotics sold without prescriptions in community pharmacies; Harrowing findings on newborn deaths due to resistant infections in India.

July 16, 2018
 
 
Variation in cost and performance of routine immunisation service delivery in India
Disease Control Priorities

Variation in cost and performance of routine immunisation service delivery in India

July 13, 2018
 
 
Weekly Digest: Resistant bacteria on meat in US supermarkets; New hepatitis B blood test could help scale up treatment in low income countries; Antiviral influenza treatment is studied to treat Lassa virus.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Resistant bacteria on meat in US supermarkets; New hepatitis B blood test could help scale up treatment in low income countries; Antiviral influenza treatment is studied to treat Lassa virus.

July 07, 2018
 
 
The State of the World’s Antibiotics in 2018, a keynote lecture
Antibiotic Resistance

The State of the World’s Antibiotics in 2018, a keynote lecture

July 03, 2018
 
 
Weekly Digest: Burst of innovation in India could lead to breakthroughs in antibiotic development; The human costs of antimicrobial resistance; Blood glucose reduced in Type 1 diabetics who receive BCG.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Burst of innovation in India could lead to breakthroughs in antibiotic development; The human costs of antimicrobial resistance; Blood glucose reduced in Type 1 diabetics who receive BCG.

July 02, 2018
 
 
Adel Mahmoud, global health leader and Princeton faculty member; Vaccine for RSV would prevent 100,000 child deaths per year; WHO guidance for AMR national action planning.
Weekly Digest

Adel Mahmoud, global health leader and Princeton faculty member; Vaccine for RSV would prevent 100,000 child deaths per year; WHO guidance for AMR national action planning.

June 25, 2018
 
 
Weekly Digest: Adverse events following immunization; Examining clinical evidence for shorter antibiotic courses; Carrying “just-in-case” antibiotics leads travelers to unnecessary antibiotic use.
Antibiotic Resistance

Weekly Digest: Adverse events following immunization; Examining clinical evidence for shorter antibiotic courses; Carrying “just-in-case” antibiotics leads travelers to unnecessary antibiotic use.

June 18, 2018
 
 
Weekly Digest: Study determines factors influencing cost of immunization in India; Weak antibiotic supply chain causes urgent problems globally; Microplastics in water facilitate gene transfer.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Study determines factors influencing cost of immunization in India; Weak antibiotic supply chain causes urgent problems globally; Microplastics in water facilitate gene transfer.

June 11, 2018
 
 
Weekly Digest: Nipah outbreak in India; Even low-efficacy influenza vaccines reduce flu impact; Adverse effects from oral antibiotics higher in young adults.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Nipah outbreak in India; Even low-efficacy influenza vaccines reduce flu impact; Adverse effects from oral antibiotics higher in young adults.

June 07, 2018
 
 
Eight percent of children die before age five in sub-Saharan Africa, but does mass antibiotic administration have merit?
Blog

Eight percent of children die before age five in sub-Saharan Africa, but does mass antibiotic administration have merit?

June 06, 2018
 
 
Weekly Digest: Economic and epidemiological impacts of pneumococcal vaccine in India; MRSA and MSSA costs converge; Rohingya refugees face cholera amid monsoons.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Economic and epidemiological impacts of pneumococcal vaccine in India; MRSA and MSSA costs converge; Rohingya refugees face cholera amid monsoons.

June 01, 2018
 
 
Weekly Digest: Book Review in Science; Korean antibiotic prescribing and seasonal viral respiratory illness; Phylogenetic analysis of mcr-1 gene.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Book Review in Science; Korean antibiotic prescribing and seasonal viral respiratory illness; Phylogenetic analysis of mcr-1 gene.

May 14, 2018
 
 
Weekly Digest: Research and response to mass administration of azithromycin; Antibiotic-resistant pathogens found in India fish markets; A third of hospital patients receive antibiotics, most without lab tests.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Research and response to mass administration of azithromycin; Antibiotic-resistant pathogens found in India fish markets; A third of hospital patients receive antibiotics, most without lab tests.

May 01, 2018
 
 
Weekly Digest: Antibiotic resistance explained. A robust South Asia strategy to eliminate tuberculosis. War and antibiotic resistance in Yemen.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Antibiotic resistance explained. A robust South Asia strategy to eliminate tuberculosis. War and antibiotic resistance in Yemen.

April 23, 2018
 
 
Weekly Digest: GARP-Pakistan presents report on antimicrobial resistance; Bed nets with added ingredient reduce malaria transmission. 
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: GARP-Pakistan presents report on antimicrobial resistance; Bed nets with added ingredient reduce malaria transmission. 

April 16, 2018
 
 
Weekly Digest: Human consumption of antibiotics up 65% in fifteen years; Essentials of successful antimicrobial stewardship published.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Human consumption of antibiotics up 65% in fifteen years; Essentials of successful antimicrobial stewardship published.

April 10, 2018
 
 
Global increase and geographic convergence in antibiotic consumption between 2000 and 2015

Global increase and geographic convergence in antibiotic consumption between 2000 and 2015

April 06, 2018
 
 
Situation Analysis Report on Antimicrobial Resistance in Pakistan: Findings and Recommendations for Antibiotic Use and Resistance
Antibiotic Resistance

Situation Analysis Report on Antimicrobial Resistance in Pakistan: Findings and Recommendations for Antibiotic Use and Resistance

April 06, 2018
 
 
Weekly Digest: India’s ambitious goal: Eradicate TB by 2025;  Single oral dose of cholera vaccine can be valuable in some situations
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: India’s ambitious goal: Eradicate TB by 2025; Single oral dose of cholera vaccine can be valuable in some situations

March 23, 2018
 
 
Weekly Digest: Tourism spreading superbugs; Mapping cases could reduce Africa’s cholera burden by fifty percent; Cambodia study shows antimalarial resistance began in 2008
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Tourism spreading superbugs; Mapping cases could reduce Africa’s cholera burden by fifty percent; Cambodia study shows antimalarial resistance began in 2008

March 09, 2018
 
 
Weekly Digest: Monitoring systems would allow animal antibiotic consumption levels to guide policies; Overprescribing in primary care in England.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Monitoring systems would allow animal antibiotic consumption levels to guide policies; Overprescribing in primary care in England.

March 03, 2018
 
 
Weekly Digest: New Data on CDDEP’s ResistanceMap; Extensively drug resistant (XDR) typhoid outbreak in Pakistan
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: New Data on CDDEP’s ResistanceMap; Extensively drug resistant (XDR) typhoid outbreak in Pakistan

February 27, 2018
 
 
Weekly Digest: Unapproved antibiotic combinations contribute to increasing antimicrobial resistance in India; Plumbing at NIH found to contain carbapenem-resistant organisms.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Unapproved antibiotic combinations contribute to increasing antimicrobial resistance in India; Plumbing at NIH found to contain carbapenem-resistant organisms.

February 14, 2018
 
 
Weekly Digest: WHO’s GLASS report released; Wellcome consortium to boost global AMR surveillance; Mosquitoes enlisted to fight mosquito menace
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: WHO’s GLASS report released; Wellcome consortium to boost global AMR surveillance; Mosquitoes enlisted to fight mosquito menace

February 05, 2018
 
 
Weekly Digest: Incentives to drive more antibiotic development, access and sustainable use; Better nutrition for mothers and children improves school completion and wages later in life; New index ranks companies in the fight against AMR
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Incentives to drive more antibiotic development, access and sustainable use; Better nutrition for mothers and children improves school completion and wages later in life; New index ranks companies in the fight against AMR

January 29, 2018
 
 
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