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U.S. FDA Advisory Committee Recommends Approval of Cefiderocol for Treatment of Complicated Urinary Tract Infections

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s Antimicrobial Drugs Advisory Committee voted to recommend approval of Shionogi & Co. Ltd.’s investigational antibiotic cefiderocol for the treatment of complicated urinary tract infections (cUTI), including pyelonephritis, in patients with limited or no alternative treatment options.

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Verrica Submits New Drug Application to U.S. FDA

Verrica Pharmaceuticals Inc. submitted a New Drug Application to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for VP-102 (cantharidin 0.7% topical solution) for the treatment of molluscum contagiosum.

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First Antibiotic With New Mechanism of Action Approved in Almost 20 Years

The U.S. FDA gave Nabriva Therapeutics a thumbs-up for the company’s oral and intravenous formulations of Xenleta (lefamulin) to treat community-acquired bacterial pneumonia in adults.

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U.S. FDA approves TB Alliance’s treatment for drug-resistant tuberculosis

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved TB Alliance’s treatment for drug-resistant tuberculosis as part of a three-drug combination regimen called BPaL.

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FDA Accepts New Drug Application for RedHill’s Talicia

RedHill Biopharma Ltd. announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration accepted for review the New Drug Application for Talicia (RHB-105) for H. pylori infection.

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Scientists zoom in on bug behind Strep throat and scarlet fever

Scientists studying a bacterium that causes scarlet fever, severe sore throat and a form of heart disease are developing a vaccine that could prevent hundred of thousands of infections a year.

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Merck’s Pneumococcal Vaccine for Babies Looks Good in Trial

Merck & Co.’s investigational 15-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine was “noninferior” to a currently available 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine in healthy babies 6 to 12 weeks of age.

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Pfizer posts earnings beat, raises 2019 profit forecast

Pfizer beat Wall Street estimates for Q1 profit and slightly raised the company’s 2019 earnings forecast as the largest U.S. drugmaker reined in costs and recorded higher Ibrance and Prevnar sales.

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FDA Approves ADMA’s Asceniv for Immune Deficiency

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved ADMA Biologics’ Asceniv to treat primary humoral immunodeficiency disease (PIDD or PI) in adults and adolescents.

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Bacteriophages to the Rescue: A Possible Approach to Antibiotic Resistance

A bacteriophage is a virus that infects bacteria. They are not typically used to treat bacterial infections, but in desperate cases, they have been used to treat particularly antibiotic-resistant infections.

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