Exploiting chitosan and gold nanoparticles for antimycobacterial activity of in silico identified antimicrobial motif of human neutrophil peptide-1


Kathy Talkington

Kathy Talkington directs Pew’s work on antibiotics, seeking to address the growing threat of antibiotic resistance by spurring the innovation of new antibiotics and ensuring the appropriate use of antibiotics

Allan Coukell

Allan Coukell is senior director of health programs, overseeing Pew’s initiatives related to health and health care, including substance use disorder, antibiotic resistance, food safety, health IT, pharmaceuticals and other

Aminomethyl spectinomycins: a novel antibacterial chemotype for biothreat pathogens


Elizabeth Jungman

Elizabeth Jungman directs Pew’s work on public health, overseeing initiatives related to the innovation of antibiotics and the safety of prescription drugs, over-the-counter medicines, and other consumer health care products....

Stable pantothenamide bioisosteres: novel antibiotics for Gram-positive bacteria


FDA Proposal Would Support Fight Against Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria

Data on how and why medically important antibiotics are used in agricultural settings—and how this usage changes over time—are central to ensuring the judicious use of these drugs. However, information

Emergence of plasmid-mediated high-level tigecycline resistance genes in animals and humans


After Shutdown, Prompt Implementation Of FDA Plan To Combat Antibiotic Resistance Is Critical

With the government shutdown behind us, and agencies critical to the fight against superbugs back up and running, there’s no time to waste in advancing key policies and programs aimed