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UK-based biotech company Procarta Biosystems has received €1.5 million funding to help it develop novel therapies to combat antimicrobial resistance (AMR). Read more

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Darius Hughes, head of vaccines at Pfizer UK, writes about the UK government’s new plan on controlling antimicrobial resistance (AMR). Read more

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Medical device organisation MediSieve is receiving two grants from Innovate UK for two-year projects beginning this year, totalling £1.56 million. Read more

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Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is one of the biggest threats facing the world but arguably not enough is being done by both pharma companies and governments around the world. Read more

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A new reimbursement model for antibiotics by the NHS and NICE is being labelled as a ‘great breakthrough’. Read more

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With the potential of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) taking our modern medicine practices back to the stone age, governments around the world need to face the threat head on. Read more

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A new collaboration between the University of California, Los Angeles and biopharmaceutical company Helperby is looking to develop the next generation of combination antibiotics. Read more

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A collection of 36 life science organisations are calling on the UK government to address both the £500 million research funding gap and the chronic shortage of scientists working on new antibiotics. Read more

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The International Federation of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers and Associations has called upon governments across the world to put in place R&D incentives for biopharmaceutical companies developing ways to tackle antimicrobial resistance (AMR). Read more

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The AMR Industry Alliance has reaffirmed its pledge to raise awareness amongst policy-makers, healthcare professionals and the general public about the threat of antimicrobial resistance (AMR). Read more

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In his first Editor's Desk focus, Reece Armstrong asks whether it's time pharmaceutical manufacturers change their approaches to the way drugs are developed, in response to changing healthcare needs around the world. Read more

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Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) needs to become a ‘top-five policy priority’ by the UK government if the virtual loss of modern medicine is to be stopped, a new report has said. Read more

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In this article, Adrian Fellows, head of R&D at AGA Nanotech, looks at the current state of play in the global antimicrobial resistance crisis, revealing that we need solutions — like delivering high-energy oxidative molecules in a controlled manner Read more

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As the UK enjoys a prolonged period of hot and sunny weather, a threat is becoming apparent in the form of serious infection due to horsefly bites, according to the charity, Antibiotic Research UK (ANTRUK). Read more

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A Small Business Research Initiative (SBRI) competition has been launched by the government to encourage development of innovative solutions to the antimicrobial resistance (AMR) crisis in humans. Read more

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This special episode of the MedTalk Podcast features interviews with two big names in the fields of pharma and digital health from the health and life sciences day of the Liverpool Business Festival. Read more

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A European research, development and innovation organisation, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, has developed a vaccine for piglets to reduce the use of antibiotics and help with the global issue of antimicrobial resistance (AMR). Read more

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Here we count down the top five tweets from @EPM_magazine that have gained the most impressions this week, taken from Twitter analytics. Read more

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Yesterday (Tuesday 26 June) saw the Liverpool Business Festival play host to the Health and Life Sciences sector and featured a selection of presentations from key opinion leaders, including Lord Jim O’Neill. Read more

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Grants totalling £12 million have been awarded to four UK universities in support of interdisciplinary research into the biological, social, cultural and economic drivers behind the development of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) Read more

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