Some of the delegates from the Society for Applied Microbiology’s Early Career Scientist Research Symposium share the advice they’d give other early career researchers.
The end of January saw the London Centre for Neglected Tropical Disease Research’s (LCNTDR; UK) annual anniversary event, this year commemorating the sixth anniversary of the London Declaration on Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs). Discover more about the research presented in this report.
Missed out on attending the ISNTD’s Water conference? Read our report of the event, which brought together professionals from both WASH and NTDs in a collaborative forum.
MedChemNet and Infectious Diseases Hub recently attended the first two days of the 19th RSC / SCI Medicinal Chemistry Symposium. Here, you can catch up on the session delving into drug discovery for the neglected tropical diseases.
Ahead of the Call to Action on Antimicrobial Resistance in Berlin the UK’s Chief Medical Officer, Sally Davies, spoke about the need to ensure antimicrobial resistance stays on the political agenda, and the role of the individual in achieving this, at Antibiotic Research UK’s annual lecture.
Read our report covering the Knowledge Transfer Network’s vaccine development and manufacture event, focusing on the future innovation landscape for the UK and covering topics from new technologies to scale-down models for producing cheaper vaccines.
Reporting from ECCMID17, we spoke to William Irving about his current work on hepatitis C and his thoughts on the future of this field.
In this interview, Joop Arends discusses his thoughts on the future of diagnosis and management of hepatitis C, and also gives us his highlights from ECCMID.
In research presented at ECCMID 2017, scientists have suggested foods should be investigated as potential source of C. difficile.