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CDC: Multistate Outbreak of <i>E coli</i> Being Investigated

CDC: Multistate Outbreak of E coli Being Investigated

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Whole genome sequencing is being performed on samples of bacteria making people sick in the United States to provide information about whether these illnesses are related to the illnesses in Canada.

Priority Review Granted for Treatment of Complicated UTI, Bloodstream Infections

Priority Review Granted for Treatment of Complicated UTI, Bloodstream Infections

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The FDA accepted a new drug application for plazomicin for complicated urinary tract infections.

Probiotics Effective for Preventing <i>C difficile</i>-Associated Diarrhea

Probiotics Effective for Preventing C difficile-Associated Diarrhea

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Short-term use of probiotics appears to be safe and effective when used along with antibiotics in patients who are not immunocompromised or severely debilitated.

High Rates of SVR With DAAs in HCV/HIV Coninfection

High Rates of SVR With DAAs in HCV/HIV Coninfection

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The advent of direct acting antiviral (DAA) agent therapies has resulted in significant improvements in treatment rates for those with co-infection.

Fast Track Designation for Novel Monoclonal Antibody Targeting Influenza A

Fast Track Designation for Novel Monoclonal Antibody Targeting Influenza A

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The FDA has granted Fast Track designation to Visterra's lead product, VIS410.

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