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Dutch researchers report on novel antimicrobial peptide to combat drug-resistant bacteria and biofilms

24 January 2018

Researchers from the Leiden University Medical Center (LUMC), Academic Medical Center (AMC) and the Association of Dutch Burn Centers have published on the use of antimicrobial peptide SAAP-148 to combat drug-resistant bacteria and biofilms in the latest edition of the scientific journal Science Translational Medicine.

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Benefit Call open for Belgium-Netherlands Funding of International Trials

23 January 2018

The Belgian Health Care Knowledge Centre (KCE) and ZonMw, the Netherlands Organisation for Health Research and Care innovation, invest a maximum of 6 million euros in a joint programme under the name ‘BeNeFIT’.

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The 11th Berlin Conference on Life Sciences – Novel Antimicrobials and AMR Diagnostics

Superbugs & Superdrugs 2018

Antibiotic resistance: Preventing a crisis