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News October 2014

Conference on Reviving Old Antibiotics in Vienna great success!

Almost 300 researchers, academics and representatives from pharmaceutical companies and national medical agencies convened in Vienna for the three day conference entitled ‘Reviving Old Antibiotics’. They reviewed the increasing threat of AMR, and explored the potential benefits and disadvantages of using old, off-patent antibiotics that may still be effective against some pathogens resistant to more modern treatments, with a view to creating an action plan for taking this initiative forward.
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