Pakistan deploys new vaccine against 'superbug' typhoid outbreak
Pakistan began vaccinating millions of children against typhoid on Friday to try to control a drug-resistant superbug outbreak of the fever that has already infected some 11,000 people since 2016 and risks spreading internationally.
This study shows the potential of silver nanoparticles on GO nanosheets to inhibit the proliferation of infectious bacteria and the formation of biofilms.Graphical abstract
Authors: Cerveró A, Sedano-Tous MJ, Madera J, López-de-Eguileta A, Casado A Abstract The case concerns a 26-year-old patient with bilateral recurrent optic neuritis episodes in the context of suspected neuromyelitis optica. In the first outbreak, she had greatly impaired visual acuity of the left eye, as well as seeing ganglion cell layer damage in both eyes in the optic coherence tomography, with evidence of a possible extensive lesion in the optic chiasma. Likewise, MRI with contrast showed a great involvement of the left optic nerve that compromises the chiasma increasing the suspicion of a neuromy...
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LONDON (Reuters) - An outbreak of typhoid fever in Pakistan is being caused by an extensively drug resistant "superbug" strain, a sign that treatment options for the bacterial disease are running out, scientists said on Tuesday.
Conclusion How many vaccinations will be considered to be a sensible number? If all of the vaccinations currently under development are deemed a success, how many of them will be added to the schedule? As there is little research to determine which ingredients are in the vaccinations listed as “under development” by the CDC, many parents are concerned about their toxicity and how best to protect their children. I will leave you with the wise words of Robert F, Kennedy Jr: “Vaccine industry money has neutralized virtually all of the checks and balances that once stood between a rapacious pharmaceutical ind...