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R&D InsightY2017

7 Nov 2017 FDA VRBPAC: Pfizer’s S. aureus vaccine — do results in one population generalize?

Addendum: This is the second in a 3-newsletters series on this topic. Go here for the first newsletter and here …

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IncentivesR&D Insight

Summary of funding initiatives (Simpkin et al.) + E9(R1) Statistical methods update (FDA)

Dear All: Two updates today. First, our colleagues at London School of Economics have just published a review of antibiotic innovation incentives that includes …

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IncentivesY2017

Incentives for antibiotics: Recent papers, with an emphasis on Pull

Dear All:  For your weekend reading list, I have some papers on the topic of (mostly pull) incentives for antibiotics. …

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IncentivesY2017

CDC funds more than 20 AMR-focused projects!

​Dear All:  CDC has today announced $9m in funding for more than 20 new projects focused on slowing or combating antimicrobial resistance. …

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R&D InsightY2017

7 Nov 2017 FDA VRBPAC: Clinical development plan for a S. aureus vaccine

Addendum: This is the first in a 3-newsletters series on this topic. Go here and here for the next two …

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Media & GraphicsY2017

Preclinical pipeline overview / Help fund a movie about AMR!

Dear All: Two things today. First, Ursula Theuretzbacher, Miloje Savic, Christine Ardal, and Kevin Outterson have published in Nature Reviews Drug Discovery a brief …

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R&D InsightY2017

16 Nov FDA AdComm – Inhaled ciprofloxacin for non-CF bronchiectasis

Dear All:  A Federal Register notice has been released announcing a 16 Nov 2017 FDA Antimicrobial Drugs Advisory Committee meeting to review Bayer’s …

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R&D InsightY2017

6 Nov 2017 BAARN (Boston Area Antimicrobial Resistance Network) + 7-8 Nov BARDA Industry Days

Dear All: Early November will be busy! First, BAARN is having their annual meeting in the Boston area on 6 Nov. See …

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R&D InsightY2017

WHO Pipeline Review: “The world is running out of antibiotics”

Dear All:  Released just a few hours ago in parallel with the UN General Assembly meetings, WHO has produced a …

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IncentivesY2017

International AMR Action! 21 Sep Wellcome Trust-UNGA event / 12-13 Oct Call to Action (Berlin)

Dear All:  The international conversation continues apace following the recent DRIVE-AB meeting on antibiotic incentives. There are two further important meetings coming …

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R&D InsightY2017

Incentives for antibiotics: Summary of DRIVE-AB / Slides from the 6-8 Sep 2017 ASM-ESCMID meeting

Dear All: I wrote twice last week with materials from the 5-8 Sep ASM-ESCMID conference (EMA-FDA-NICE updates and the CARB-X + GARDP …

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IncentivesR&D Insight

Updates from EMA, FDA, and UK NICE at the 6-8 Sep 2017 ASM-ESCMID Antibiotic Development Conference

Dear All: On Wednesday 6 Sep at the ASM-ESCMID Conference on Antibacterial Development, we heard 3 superb back-to-back talks on the …

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R&D InsightY2017

Summary, slides, & video from the CARB-X + GARDP Bootcamps, 5-8 Sep 2017 ASM-ESCMID Conference

This note was updated on 12 Jan 2018 to provide links to the videos from the bootcamp sessions. Dear All:  …

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IncentivesY2017

New meetings & grants, with a focus on Vietnam, China, and the UK

Dear All: Below my signature, find details of 4 new meetings and (collectively) 4 active or upcoming grant opportunities. One …

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PK & PK-PDY2017

PK measures in space and time: Summary of high-resolution methods

Dear All:  I recently sent around discussions of ways to measure/estimate drug concentrations both in living animals (aptamer-based probes, Kevin Plaxco’s …

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Media & GraphicsY2017

Superb PBS Newshour segment on agricultural use of antibiotics + McKeena’s Big Chicken book

Dear All:  I wrote a few weeks ago about the Stopping Superbugs series from PBS Newshour. PBS has since then added some superb new …

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R&D InsightWonkish

Lessons in Discovery from Lynn Silver + Pro-con on alternatives to antibiotics

Dear All: “Good decisions come from experience, and experience comes from bad decisions … and paying attention.” You’ve probably heard …

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PK & PK-PDY2017

High-resolution (effectively 3-D) drug concentration measurements in tissues

Dear All:  I’m really not trying to flood your inbox with email, but when ideas surface I do like to …

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PK & PK-PDY2017

Real-time continuous in vivo drug monitoring

Dear All:  I recently became aware of a technology for real-time continuous in vivo monitoring of drug levels that I …

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R&D InsightY2017

FDA Grand Rounds: The comprehensive in vitro proarrhythmia assay (CiPA) initiative

Dear All:  Per an email received today, there will be an FDA Grand Rounds webcast on 14 Sep 2017 (noon-1p …

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