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PM announces launch of Commission on Antibiotic Resistance

  BSAC and Antibiotic Action are delighted to welcome the announcement by the Prime Minister of the launch of a… Read more »

Antibiotics wins the 2014 Longitude Prize!

BSAC is delighted that the topic of antibiotic resistance was selected winning theme for the 2014 Longitude Prize, attracting the £10m prize that was… Read more »

Second Medical Editor required to edit UK Standards for Microbiology I...

Due to the considerable workload a second medical editor is required to edit UK Standards for Microbiology Investigations (SMIs) for… Read more »

The declaration of WAAAR against antibiotic resistance!

The WAAAR (World Alliance Against Antibiotic Resistance) declaration has been launched today.  The increase in antibiotic resistant bacteria poses a… Read more »

NICE: Pneumonia draft guidelines consultation

To All Members of the British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy We have been informed that the NICE guideline consultation for… Read more »

NICE Evidence Update on “Antibiotics for early-onset neonatal in...

We are pleased to inform you that an Evidence Update on ‘Antibiotics for early-onset neonatal infection’ has been published. NICE… Read more »

Medical Research Council – call for proposals for tackling antim...

The Medical Research Council have recently launched a call for proposals for tackling antimicrobial resistance (AMR) under the following themes:… Read more »

New UK Standards for Microbiology Investigations (SMIs) out for consul...

The following documents are now out for UK Standards for Microbiology Investigations (SMI) consultation: DEADLINE 30/06/2014 V 28 – Cytomegalovirus… Read more »

Breathing new life into pharma’s innovation engine: The rise o...

It has become common wisdom that pharmaceutical companies can no longer rely on their internal R&D departments to maintain the… Read more »

Longitude Prize 2014 – please vote antibiotics!

Horizon has launched the £10 million Longitude Prize 2014 – a prize developed by Nesta, with Technology Strategy Board as funding partner,… Read more »

BSAC / Industry Educational Collaborative – ECCMID Networking Event

  BSAC wishes to thank colleagues from industry for joining the Society reception hosted aboard the schooner Grand Karaya on… Read more »

High level press interest for BSAC response to WHO Global report

To view press coverage of BSAC’s response to the WHO Global report on Antimicrobial Resistance released on 30 April – Click… Read more »