Equine MRSA uncommon, transferable to humans NAMPA — Though it is uncommon, people handling horses can contract an equine strain of the staph infection Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, or MRSA.
June 13, 2013 - Idaho Press-Tribune
Knobbe Martens Helps Trius Therapeutics’ MRSA Treatment Obtain Accelerated Patent Approval Today, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP, one of the largest intellectual property law firms in the United States, secured patent issuance from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office on behalf of Trius Therapeutics for an antibiotic combination that may be capable of treating methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus , one of the most dangerous forms of staph.
June 11, 2013 - Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance
BETSY MCCAUGHEY in National Center for Policy Analysis One out of every 20 patients gets an infection in the hospital,McCaughey said. "Infections that have been nearly eradicated in some countries-such as MRSA (methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus)-are raging through hospitals in the...