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  • Urine Culture SOP

    Urine Culture SOP

    Need help writing your urine culture procedure? Check out the Portal’s Q&A section to get expert advice on this and numerous other topics!

  • Clinic worker in US exposed to Burkholderia pseudomallei

    Clinic worker in US exposed to Burkholderia pseudomallei

    For weeks, federal and state officials have scrambled to figure out how a dangerous bacteria, which is classified as a bioterrorism disease, escaped a laboratory at the Tulane National Primate Research Center.

  • ICAAC 2015

    ICAAC 2015

    This year, ASM’s Interscience Conference of Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy (ICAAC) joins with International Society of Chemotherapy (ISC)’s International Congress of Chemotherapy and Infection (ICC) to bring you ICAAC/ICC 2015!

  • MRSA Report

    MRSA Report

    Disease-causing bacteria called pathogens can make us ill and if not treated and controlled, can lead to organ failure and even death. One such bacterial pathogen is methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA).

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