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 •  December 26, 2017

According to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Atlanta, Georgia, about 2 million Americans contract an antibiotic-resistant bacterial infection each year, and about 23,000 of these patients die. In a recent Association of Health Care Journalists (AHCJ) webcast, 2 experts discussed the growing challenge of antibiotic...

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 •  December 18, 2017

<< View All Contributors Saskia v. Popescu, MPH, MA, CIC, is a hospital epidemiologist and infection preventionist with Phoenix Children's Hospital. During her work as an infection preventionist she performed surveillance for infectious diseases, preparedness, and Ebola-response practices. She is currently a PhD candidate in Biodefense at George...

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 •  July 3, 2017

Scientists from The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) and the La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology (LJI) may have found the best delivery mode for a vaccine against HIV. The results of their new study show that “optimizing the mode and timing of vaccine delivery is crucial to inducing a protective immune response in a practical model,”...