05.21.2019 'It's not going away': WSU researchers warn of antibiotic resistance A group of researchers at Washington State University are studying bacteria that can't be stopped with antibiotics, in hopes of solving a worldwide problem.
Hospitals are starting to see some patients with infections even the strongest antibiotics can't conquer. Researchers said we should be very concerned of the global problem.
“It is global and it's not going away," said Dr. Douglas Call, a researcher at WSU who studies antibiotic resistance.
05.17.2019 WSU’s Leigh Knodler wins prestigious award from Burroughs Wellcome Fund The Burroughs Wellcome Fund today announced that Leigh Knodler, assistant professor at the WSU Paul G. Allen School for Global Animal Health (Allen School), was awarded 2019 Investigators in the Pathogenesis of Infectious Disease funding. She is joining a cohort of 10 others from leading research universities around the country.
04.11.2019 WSU Rabies Free Tanzania launches vaccination decentralization trial Washington State University Paul G. Allen School for Global Animal Health (Allen School)-Rabies Free Tanzania announces a new National Institutes of Health (NIH) funded program, expected to radically improve dog vaccination delivery to address human rabies deaths in East Africa. Rabies kills nearly 60,000 people each year, primarily children from dog bites.