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March 27, 2015

White House Antibiotic Plan Pushes Drigmakers, Hospitals to Fight Superbugs

White House Antibiotic Plan Pushes Drugmakers, Hospitals to Fight Superbugs

On Friday, the White House announced a five-year, $1.2 billion plan to fight “superbugs” that includes better awareness of infections, faster tests and new drugs. Through this plan, hospitals will be pushed to better control infections such as carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE), methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), and Clostridium difficile (C. diff).

http://www.nbcnews.com/health/health-news/white-house-antibiotic-plan-pushes-drugmakers-hospitals-n331491

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