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Antibiotic Action – determined to make a difference

Since 1998 over 25 national reports have been written to highlight the problems of antibiotic resistance and the dwindling antibiotic… Read more »

Australia – tacking antimicrobial issues head on

The Australian Society for Infectious Diseases (ASID) and Australian Society for Antimicrobials (ASA) combined forces in February 2011 host the Summit on Antimicrobial Resistance.  The Summit examined, amongst other issues,… Read more »

Antibiotic Action concern at Indian Health Ministry’s policy decision

Despite over 20-50 per cent of antibiotic use in India being unrestricted and inappropriate – by the Indian Health Ministry’s… Read more »

Drug-resistance Staph infections in Europe – is this the start of a new epidemic?

During a presentation at the 49th annual New Horizons in Science meeting, organized by the Council for the Advancement of… Read more »

World Alliance Against Multi-resistant Bacteria supports Antibiotic Action

The World Alliance Against Multi-Resistant Bacteria has given its endorsement and support to Antibiotic Action. Alliance Coordinator, Jean Carlot, speaking… Read more »

Europe fights back: WHO?s new action plan focusses on preventing return to the pre-antibiotic era

On 15 September, in Baku, Azerbaijan, at the WHO Regional Committee for Europe, 53 countries considered the adoption of a… Read more »

The urgency of antibiotic resistance acknowledged by Dr Stuart Flanagan

A message from Dr. Stuart Flanagan “Antibiotic Resistance is going to be one of the big health headlines of the… Read more »

Reviving the pipeline of life-saving antibiotics – webcast of Pew Health Group, IDSA & PRMA now available

On 22nd September 2011 the Pew Health Group, the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers… Read more »

Antibiotic Resistant Gonorrhea – the urgent need for new antibiotics

Antibiotic Resistant Gonorrhea has featured high on the international agenda in recent weeks, highlighting the effect of the diminishing pool… Read more »

Kevin Barron, MP supports Antibiotic Action Petition

Kevin Barron, MP in sponsoring Antibiotic Action says: ?Antibiotic Action is bringing together government with patient charities, partner organisations and… Read more »

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