[28 Apr 2017] Scholarship Application & Discounted Abstract Deadline: June 27, 2017 Abstract Deadline: July 27, 2017 Discounted Registration Deadline: August 29, 2017
[21 Apr 2017] India´s government formally adopts a National Action Plan with clear intentions to monitor and regulate industrial discharges of antibiotics
[21 Apr 2017] International collaborations and information about a new national research program.
[20 Apr 2017] Mohammad Razavi will give his mid way seminar entitled: Identification of novel antibiotic resistance genes through the exploration of mobile genetic elements
[6 Apr 2017] The major Swedish funder of humanities and social science research, Riksbankens Jubileumsfond, has awarded.....
"This serious threat is no longer a prediction for the future, it is happening right now in every region of the world and has the potential to affect anyone, of any age, in any country"
"Without urgent, coordinated action by many stakeholders, the world is headed for a post-antibiotic era, in which common infections and minor injuries which have been treatable for decades can once again kill"
(World Health Organization 2014 regarding the global challenges with antibiotic resistance)
“It is not difficult to make microbes resistant to penicillin in the laboratory by exposing them to concentrations not sufficient to kill them… There is the danger that the ignorant man may easily underdose himself and by exposing his microbes to non-lethal quantities of the drug make them resistant.”
(Alexander Flemming, Nobel Lecture, December 11, 1945)
[South China Morning Post]