Schnelltest für Mund- und Atemwegserkrankungen

schnelltest-fur-mund-und-atemwegserkrankungen

in Die Presse.com
19 March 2016

Language: German

schnelltest-fur-mund-und-atemwegserkrankungenThe article introduces the DIAGORAS project through one of its major aims : defeating antimicrobial resistance. Indeed, it highlights the fact that antibiotics are often overprescribed by general practioners as a mean for prevention, even in the case of viral infections for which they are not effective.

The DIAGORAS project addresses this issue by developing a rapid diagnostic device able to individually measure the resistance to antimicrobials, allowing the doctors to prescribe targeted and coherent antibiotics.

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