Tag: Bacterial Pneumonia

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FDA Approves Xacduro for Difficult-to-Treat Bacterial Pneumonia

May 30, 2023


The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved Xacduro (sulbactam for injection; durlobactam for injection) as a new treatment for hospital-acquired bacterial pneumonia and ventilator-associated bacterial pneumonia caused by Acinetobacter baumannii-calcoaceticus complex (A. baumannii). Xacduro is administered via intravenous infusion […]


Microscopic Robots in the Lungs Treat Bacterial Pneumonia in Mice

September 23, 2022

Via: GEN

The last decade has brought a lot of attention to the use of microscopic robots (microrobots or nanorobots) for biomedical applications. Now, nanoengineers have developed microrobots that can swim around in the lungs and deliver medication to be used to […]