Invest in ME Conference 12: First Class in Every Way
OverTheHills wraps up our series of articles on this year's 12th Invest in ME International Conference (IIMEC12) in London with some reflections on her experience as a patient attending the conference for the first time.
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Pfizer Moves May Dim Prospect for New Antibiotics

Discussion in 'Other Health News and Research' started by leelaplay, Feb 6, 2011.

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    http://www.medpagetoday.com/Infecti...ailyHeadlines&utm_source=mSpoke&userid=242714

    "The plan will not sit well with the infectious disease community, said Brad Spellberg, MD, of the University of California Los Angeles, and a member of IDSA's Antimicrobial Availability Task Force.

    "It's just a crushing blow," he told MedPage Today in a phone interview. He said Pfizer had been one of a handful of big companies in the antibiotic field and that the decision would have a crippling effect on antibiotic development."
     

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