Multi-drug resistant organisms (MRDOs) are steadily increasing, and with very few drugs available to fight them, have become one of the greatest threats to global public health.
J. Craig Venter Institute scientists awarded five-year, $5.7M grant from NIH to develop phage treatment
Phage research accelerates with the rise of antibiotic resistance to address increasingly prevalent and difficult to treat bacterial infections
J. Craig Venter Institute and UC San Diego Develop Phage Treatment as Potential Cure for Alcoholic Liver Disease
Team targeted specific toxin-producing strains of the bacterium, Enterococcus faecalis, which is shown to be responsible for most liver damage
CWRU/Cleveland VA findings in mouse models could make inroads against superbugs