Molecular test targets ciprofloxacin-susceptible gonorrhea
In a prospective study, the test accurately predicted patients who could be cured with the oral antibiotic.
First US case of resistant bacterial meningitis noted
The finding suggests that routine susceptibility testing of meningococcal isolates could help guide treatment and prevention.
Global use of broad-spectrum antibiotics rising, data show
The consumption of "Watch" antibiotics, which are broad-spectrum, rose by 91%.