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AmHPR™ H Pylori Antibiotic Resistance Panel

American Molecular Laboratories (AML) has developed an AmHPR™ H. pylori antibiotic resistance panel. The panel tests all major genes in the H. pylori genome for variants that are associated with antibiotics resistance. The H. pylori antibiotic resistance related genes as listed in the table below. Antibiotic Resistance Related Genes 23S rRNA gyrA rdxA pbp1 16S…

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Children on more antibiotics gain weight faster than others

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  • October 22, 2015
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This is a great article from UPI.COM about antibiotics and what we put into our bodies. The results were modest but it at least suggests that there is a correlation and something we should look into further. BALTIMORE, Oct. 22 (UPI) — Children treated with antibiotics repeatedly in childhood gain weight faster than children treated…

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New Procedure Disarms Bad Gut Bacteria Without Hurting Good Ones

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  • September 29, 2015
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Nearly half a million Americans get infected in a single year by Clostridium difficile, a dangerous bacteria that causes life-threatening diarrhea. It kills 15,000 people a year. It’s the most common cause of health-care associated infections in U.S. hospitals. Patients on antibiotics are at the greatest risk for developing C. diff infections. That happens when…