Ed Siegwart

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Name: Ed Siegwart
Date registered: 03/08/2017

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  1. The MIC: A Misunderstood Animal? — 08/09/2017
  2. Antimicrobial Development: Getting Things Started — 03/08/2017

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Sep 08

The MIC: A Misunderstood Animal?

I read recently a paper which studied ‘relevance’ of MIC data against clinical outcomes. The conclusion of the paper as that there is no link between MIC data and clinical outcomes in the case of vancomycin for left sided endocarditis. While there may be some merit in the claim that the MIC is relied on …

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Aug 03

Antimicrobial Development: Getting Things Started

LGC Microbiology overview

Developing antimicrobials is a war of attrition, with an unfortunate number of potential compounds falling at one of the many hurdles along the way. I’m keen to support the process and speaking as someone who is a pre-clinical in vitro drug development specialist, the obvious way for me to help is to encourage more molecules …

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