New research shows effectiveness of ointment that kills antibiotic-resistant bacteria

Research from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine shows that use of a topical drug called AB569, a combination of acidified nitrite and EDTA (or ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid) promotes killing of antibiotic-resistant bacteria while enhancing the healing of wounds in a variety of burn injuries. The study was published in the journal Infection and Immunity. […]

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Colombian airline Avianca says has completed bankruptcy process

Colombian airline Avianca (AVT_p.CN) said on Wednesday it has successfully completed its Chapter 11 bankruptcy process, a month after a U.S. court approved its reorganization process. “Today the prior conditions have been completed,” the airline said in a statement from Bogota. Avianca “has emerged successfully from said process.” Avianca, along with rival Chile’s LATAM Airlines […]

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Magnetic resonance imaging and artificial intelligence can detect early signs of tumor cell death after novel therapy

In a recent study published in Nature Biomedical Engineering, a team led by researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) has demonstrated that magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and artificial intelligence (AI) can be used to detect early signs of tumor cell death in response to a novel virus-based cancer therapy. Recently, a promising therapeutic virus that […]

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