Entries by Thomas Overbey

World Health Organization publishes list of 12 bacteria families for which antibiotics are desperately needed For the first time ever, the World Health Organization (WHO) published a list of 12 families of antibiotic-resistant bacteria that pose the greatest risk to human health. This list of priority pathogens was created as a guide to promote research […]

Potential new antibiotic shows promise

Scientists from the University of Plymouth and the University of Manchester have researched the performance of epidermicin, the first in a new class of antibiotics, against an established treatment called mupirocin to gauge its effectiveness in fighting antibiotic-resistant bacteria. A single dose of epidermicin as effective as mupirocin administered twice daily for three days to […]

Getinge Group Announces Partnership with Ultra Clean Systems, Inc.

WAYNE, N.J., Feb. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Getinge Group, a leading global provider of products and systems that contribute to quality enhancement and cost efficiency within healthcare and life sciences, announced today that it has entered into an exclusive distribution agreement with Ultra Clean Systems, Inc., an Oldsmar, FL-based manufacturer of precision-made ultrasonic cleaning systems for surgical instruments. […]

Dr. David Perrett – IAHCSMM General Session

  Ultra Clean Systems sponsored Dr. David Perrett to speak at the IACSMM Conference and Expo in San Antonio, Texas on Sunday April 24, 2016.  Fluorescence Imaging Detection of Residual Proteins Helps Provide the Evidence Base Behind New Decontamination GuidelinesDavid PerrettProfessor of Bioanalytical ScienceBarts & The London School of Medicine, QMUL, London With the appearance […]