Tag: antimicrobial resistance

PIG-PARADIGM project aims to reduce the need for antibiotics

Researchers from universities in Denmark, the United States and the Netherlands are collaborating on a project to improve intestinal resilience in developing piglets, with the aim of advancing knowledge on how to prevent bacterial infections and reducing the need for antimicrobials. The 5-year project, called Preventing Infection in the Gut of developing Piglets – and […]

Antimicrobial Resistance – Genomes, Big Data and Emerging Technologies (Virtual Conference)

Third Wellcome Connecting Science meeting on Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR). This year’s programme will include antimicrobial discovery and global trends in AMR, in addition to the focus on genomic evidence and the other tools for surveillance. It will highlight the recent advances in the rapidly emerging field of machine learning and GWAS methods to predict AMR. […]

6th AMR Conference 2022, Basel, Switzerland

The #AMRconference is a platform for SMEs, start-ups, big pharma, academia, investors and public institutions to discuss strategies and the specific challenges faced by SMEs in bringing new antimicrobial treatments and diagnostics to the market.

STAR-IDAZ IRC Workshop: ‘Taking new alternatives to antibiotics to market and the associated challenges’

STAR-IDAZ IRC working group on alternatives to antibiotics: one of a series of five virtual workshops.

STAR-IDAZ IRC Workshop ‘How antibiotics work as growth promoters’

STAR-IDAZ IRC working group on alternatives to antibiotics: one of a series of five virtual workshops.

STAR-IDAZ IRC Workshop ‘The role of microbiome in maintenance of health, and how it can be manipulated’

STAR-IDAZ IRC working group on alternatives to antibiotics: one of a series of five virtual workshops.

STAR-IDAZ IRC Workshop: Alternatives to antibiotics acting directly on the pathogen, including mode of action (focus on Phage Technologies)

STAR-IDAZ IRC working group on alternatives to antibiotics: one of a series of five virtual workshops.

OIE report indicates decreasing trend in antimicrobial use

The World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) recently published its Fifth OIE Annual Report on Antimicrobial Agents Intended for Use in Animals. The report provides details on the global use of antimicrobial agents adjusted for animal biomass for 2017 and interprets the overall findings of the annual data collection on the use of antimicrobial agents […]

Responsible Use of Antibiotics in Animals – Towards Sustainable Solutions. Virtual Conference

Joint 4 Projects Flyer Key themes of the 5th International Conference on Responsible Use of Antibiotics in Animals include: • addressing antimicrobial use and resistance at global, regional and national levels • antimicrobial resistance and the human-animal-environment interface • reducing antibiotic use in animals – barriers and prospects • towards sustainable solutions for antibiotic use […]