Bacteriophage in the Headlines

Superbugs Are Nearly Impossible to Fight. This Last-Resort Medical Treatment Offers Hope. December 18, 2017. TIME Health. View

Viruses Are the Antibiotics of the Future. December 7, 2017. Motherboard/VICE. View

Phage Therapy’s Role in Combating Antibiotic-Resistant Pathogens. November 14, 2017. The JAMA Network. View

Scientists are dusting off a long-forgotten weapon to cope with modern bacteria. July 2, 2017. The Washington Post. View

This man should have died, but unusual infusions saved his life. July 2, 2017. The Washington Post. View

Sewage Saved This Man’s Life. Someday It Could Save Yours. Bacteriophages — viruses found in soil, water and human waste — may be the cure in a post-antibiotic world. May 11, 2017. Huffpost. View

How viruses beat a superbug. April 26, 2017. The San Diego Tribune. View

A virus, fished out of a lake, may have saved a man’s life — and advanced science. December 7, 2016. STAT NEWS. View

To Fight Growing Threat From Germs, Scientists Try Old-Fashioned Killer. January 22, 2016. The Wall Street Journal. View

Phage Therapy Gets Revitalized. June 3, 2014. Nature. View

 

Bacteriophage Workshop

Bacteriophage Therapy: Scientific and Regulatory Issues
Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research, FDA
• Day 1 Transcript of Proceedings (July 10, 2017) View
• Day 2 Transcript of Proceedings (July 11, 2017) View