Tag Archives: drugresistant

Beloved mother dies of drug-resistant superbug days after her son’s wedding at her bedside

Beloved mother and teacher who contracted drug-resistant superbug in hospital died days after her son married his fiancee by her bedside Stephanie Spoor, who first fell ill in November, died on February 11 in Chicago It was days after one of her sons Zack married his fiancee Carley at her bedside in hospital gowns Spoor… Read More »

Prolonged HIV suppression is possible using ibalizumab, analysis of highly drug-resistant patients shows

A treatment regimen containing ibalizumab (Trogarzo), a monoclonal antibody designed to block HIV, led to substantial viral load reductions in a majority of highly treatment-experienced people with few treatment options left, Dr Zvi Cohen of Theratechnologies reported at the International Congress on Drug Therapy in HIV Infection (HIV Glasgow) on Wednesday. Fifteen out of 40… Read More »