Study shows early acquisition of antibiotic resistance genes
The findings suggest newborns in low- and middle-income countries acquire resistance genes within hours of birth.
CDC study highlights community spread of superbugs
A US surveillance study found 10% of carbapenem-resistant Enterobacterales infections were community-associated.
CDC finds rare bacterium behind melioidosis in US soil, water
Environmental sampling indicates Burkholderia pseudomallei is endemic in the Gulf Coast region.