Navigation Links
New effort to battle antibiotic resistance rallies researchers throughout Harvard University
Date:10/13/2009

al and Translational Science Center, and a Schepens program to launch interdisciplinary research projects, for bringing this team together.

"We have been friends and collaborators on this important problem and also the new interdisciplinary and translational efforts on campus. Formalizing these relationships was a small and logical step that each of us embraced. We were lucky that all of the pieces fell into place so well," said Gilmore.

Working with molecular microbiologist Gilmore are: David Hooper, MD (Associate Chief of Infectious Diseases and Head of Infection Control, MGH and Professor of Medicine, HMS); Suzanne Walker, Ph.D. (Professor of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, HMS); Eleftherios Mylonakis, MD, PhD (Assistant Professor of Medicine, HMS and Member, Infectious Diseases, MGH); and Frederick M. Ausubel, Ph.D., Professor of Genetics HMS, and Member, Molecular Biology, MGH).

Walker, Mylonakis and Ausubel will be taking different high-throughput approaches to screen libraries of compounds for possible new drugs. Gilmore, Hooper and Mylonakis will then test these compounds for their ability to clear an infection, and will also examine possible pathways for the development of resistance. These projects will additionally benefit from input from, Richard Losick, Ph.D. (Harvard College Professor and Maria Moors Cabot Professor of Biology), who will assist Gilmore on his subproject, as well as head an advisory panel.


'/>"/>

Contact: Patti Jacobs
pjacobs12@comcast.net
617-864-2712
Schepens Eye Research Institute
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Georgia Foundation Donates $25,000 to Red Cross for Flood Relief Efforts in Georgia
2. Kaiser Permanente Recognized by National Committee for Quality Assurance for Innovative Efforts to Reduce Health Care Disparities
3. Greenway Medical Technologies EHR Platform Continues to Lead Interoperability Efforts With Participation in Key Health IT Integration Showcases
4. Sudden Cardiac Arrest Association Honors Illinois Governor Pat Quinn for Legislative Efforts to Increase Survivability of Sudden Cardiac Arrest
5. Sudden Cardiac Arrest Association Honors FDNYs Department of Emergency Services for Efforts to Address Sudden Cardiac Arrest
6. Typhoon Parma: World Vision Launches Relief Efforts in the Philippines, Pre-positions Supplies in Taiwan
7. Cord Blood America Retires Note in Continuing Effort to Reduce Debt
8. The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Commits $30 Million to Polio Eradication Efforts
9. Kidney advocates launch $10.25 million effort to examine cause of kidney failure
10. Childrens Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota Launches H1N1 Outreach Effort with Minneapolis and Saint Paul Public Schools
11. NFL Network Launches 2009 National Keep Gym in School Campaign at New York City Middle School; Effort Will Give More U.S. Students Access to Quality Physical Education
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/20/2014)... August 20, 2014 It’s no secret ... According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, nearly ... drugs. What’s even more alarming is the fact that ... last decade. , Those locked in a struggle with ... way out. But now, the newly-redesigned AbuseTreatmentCenters.net has released ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... New York, NY (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 ... the world’s largest nutrition school, is proud to ... of Integral Studies (CIIS), a cutting-edge university ... Integrative Nutrition’s Health Coach Training Program are now ... Master of Arts in Integrative Health Studies. , ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... A Missouri federal judge has remanded a lawsuit filed ... GranuFlo and NaturaLyte to the City of St. Louis Circuit ... The judge rejected an assertion by the defendants that the ... et al. v. Fresenius Medical Care North America Inc., et ... the manufacturer of the dialysis products GranuFlo and NaturaLyte. In ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... 2014 Botanica Day Spa ... Utilizing the new and popular stem cell line ... lines and wrinkles and naturally repairs the skin. ... the new service by offering clients a complimentary ... cell facial. , Pevonia® continues to be a ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Taking the widely ... dying from heart-related causes, a new study suggests. ... the findings require urgent confirmation, said the Danish researchers ... risk is small and that guidelines for the use ... information is available. One heart expert wasn,t surprised ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Re-Launched AbuseTreatmentCenters.net Offering New List of Substance Abuse Resources 2Health News:Integrative Nutrition Announces New Partnership with California Institute of Integral Studies 2Health News:Integrative Nutrition Announces New Partnership with California Institute of Integral Studies 3Health News:GranuFlo/NaturaLyte Case Remanded to State Court By Missouri Federal Judge, Baron and Budd Reports 2Health News:New Stem Cell Facial Unveiled at Botanica Day Spa 2Health News:New Stem Cell Facial Unveiled at Botanica Day Spa 3Health News:Antibiotic Might Raise Heart Risks for Some 2
... Organisation (WHO) Monday hailed the progress of governments of Western ... region needed greater effort to effectively control the disease. ... of detecting at least 70 percent of TB cases and ... Maaren, regional adviser for the health body's TB programme. ...
... miniature robot that can be inserted through an incision ... body. ,Researchers from Ritsumeikan University and the ... that is controlled remotely once placed inside the body. ... centimeters (0.79 inches) in length and one in diameter. ...
... that some patients who complete bariatric surgery can develop ... deficiency, called Wernicke encephalopathy. , The researchers ... about their conclusions by extensive survey of data relating ... surgery. , The syndrome - Wernicke encephalopathy ...
... inhaled anesthetics increase the number of amyloid plaques in ... of neurodegenerative diseases like Alzheimer's. ,Roderic Eckenhoff, ... Pennsylvania's Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, and his ... edition of Neurobiology of Aging. ,Every year ...
... hardly 29 per cent of the asthmatic children surveyed had ... as a dangerous trend for not vaccinating their kids against ... officials have warned. ,Actually it has been warned ... fall victims to pneumonia or acute respiratory disease. Inactivated flu ...
... possibly hazardous chemicals called polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs). The ... and Technology and the Environmental Protection Agency of the ... clear how dangerous these PBDEs are, though some types ... is strikingly similar to that of PCBs, which are ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:WHO Calls for Greater Efforts to Fight TB 2Health News:Inhaled Anesthetics Accelerate the Onset of Neurodegenerative Diseases Like Alzheimer's 2
(Date:8/20/2014)... August 20, 2014 Phase I ... the US  KalVista Pharmaceuticals ("KalVista"), an ophthalmology ... today announces that it has begun a Phase I, ... inhibitor, KVD001, for the treatment of DME. The study,s ... Beetham Eye Institute, Joslin Diabetes Center; Harvard Medical School ...
(Date:8/19/2014)... 19, 2014 Talyst, a market leader in ... the 2014 NPPA Summer Conference in Las ... its 340B software products and services.   ... supplying over 400 customers with a variety of software ... including its latest solution, AutoSplit® Contract Pharmacy and 340B ...
(Date:8/19/2014)... 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- ChemImage founder and CTO, Patrick ... describing an innovative diagnostic procedure for the detection of ... on Disease (SPEC) conference in Krakow, Poland ... "Development of in vitro Diagnostics for Detection of Colorectal ... the conference poster session on Tuesday, August 19, 2014 ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:KalVista Pharmaceuticals Announces Start of Clinical Development for Novel Treatment for Diabetic Macular Edema 2KalVista Pharmaceuticals Announces Start of Clinical Development for Novel Treatment for Diabetic Macular Edema 3KalVista Pharmaceuticals Announces Start of Clinical Development for Novel Treatment for Diabetic Macular Edema 4Talyst Exhibits at the NPPA Summer Conference 2ChemImage Scientists Present Latest Developments for in vitro Detection of Colorectal Cancer Using Raman Molecular Imaging (RMI) at International Conference Focused on Biomedical Applications of Raman Spectroscopy 2
... March 15 Sequenom, Inc. (Nasdaq: SQNM ) today reported its financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2009 . , ... , , ... ...   http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20040415/SQNMLOGO ) , ...
... March 15 International Merchant Advisors, ... today that the company has completed the purchase of ... Inc. in an all stock transaction.  Organic Science, Inc. will ... this business segment, and is focused on the ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Sequenom Reports 2009 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results 2Sequenom Reports 2009 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results 3Sequenom Reports 2009 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results 4Sequenom Reports 2009 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results 5Sequenom Reports 2009 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results 6Sequenom Reports 2009 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results 7Sequenom Reports 2009 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results 8Sequenom Reports 2009 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results 9Sequenom Reports 2009 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results 10Sequenom Reports 2009 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results 11Sequenom Reports 2009 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results 12Sequenom Reports 2009 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results 13Sequenom Reports 2009 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results 14Sequenom Reports 2009 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results 15Sequenom Reports 2009 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results 16International Merchant Advisors Completes All Stock Based Purchase of Medical Marijuana Company Organic Science, Inc. 2International Merchant Advisors Completes All Stock Based Purchase of Medical Marijuana Company Organic Science, Inc. 3
RIA kit for the determination of autoantibodies to the TSH receptor (TSHR) in serum [with calibrators]....
ELISA kit for the determination of autoantibodies to the TSH receptor (TSHR) in serum....
Coated-Tube (CT) RIA kit for the determination of autoantibodies to the TSH receptor (TSHR) in serum...
RIA kit for the quantitative determination of autoantibodies to thyroid peroxidase (TPO) in serum....
Medicine Products: