DIAGORAS participates in a JPIAMR-funded Working Group on Antimicrobial Resistance Rapid Diagnostic Tests (AMR-RDT)

Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) emerged from several factors: overprescriptions, misuse of antibiotics, bacteria’s mutation faster than before reducing the efficacy of the antibiotics currently available. In addition to that, the last review on AMR predicted that if we don’t remediate this growing threat, 10 million people will die each year by 2050[1]. This is the reason why some people and organizations determined to make a … Read More

State-of-the-Art Techniques in the Fight Against Antibiotic Resistance

state-of-the-art-techniques-in-the-fight-against-antibiotic-resistance

by John Hays in Parliament magazine, Issue 427 08 February 2016 Dr. John Hays, who takes part in six EU-funded projects – including the DIAGORAS project –, sums up the state-of-the-art techniques currently employed by four EU-funded projects to « generate new scientific knowledge and technological advances » for tackling the antibiotic resistance. The article gives an overview of the … Read More