Chlamydia

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Vaginal Microbiota Profile Predictive of Chlamydia Susceptibility

Vaginal Microbiota Profile Predictive of Chlamydia Susceptibility

Vaginal microbiota dominated by L iners has been shown to exhibit rapid change in composition in and out of community states similar to bacterial vaginosis.

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Increased Incidence of Chlamydia Due to Changes in Cancer Screening Guidelines

Increased Incidence of Chlamydia Due to Changes in Cancer Screening Guidelines

Recent cervical cancer screening guideline changes in Canada were associated with reduced chlamydia testing and reported new cases of chlamydia in women.

Research Focuses on Tryptophan Starvation's Effect on Chlamydia

Research Focuses on Tryptophan Starvation's Effect on Chlamydia

Tryptophan starvation did not completely block chlamydial development in high-risk human papillomavirus (HPV) negative C33A cell lines.

NESTS: No Evidence of Rise in Trachoma Following End of Mass Antibiotic Distribution

NESTS: No Evidence of Rise in Trachoma Following End of Mass Antibiotic Distribution

Researchers found only 3 cases of follicular trachoma and one case of infection in 2 districts, well below the World Health Organization criteria.

Vaccine Against Chlamydia Effective in Reducing Bacteria

Vaccine Against Chlamydia Effective in Reducing Bacteria

Bacteria's ability to spread within cells was halted, researcher says.

Efficacy of Azithromycin For Treating Chlamydia Remains High

Efficacy of Azithromycin For Treating Chlamydia Remains High

Although study did not establish noninferiority of azithromycin versus doxycycline.

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