iResist Meeting in Sommarøy, 8-10 May, 2019

Participants to the iResist meeting in Sommarøy (8-10 May 2019). From the left: Prof. Kaare M Nielsen (OsloMet), Dr. Czaba Pal, (Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Szeged), Dr. Álvaro San Millan (University Hospital Ramón y Cajal, Madrid), Dr. Nina van Sorge (UMC Utrecht), Prof. Fredrik Almqvist, Umeå University, Prof. Mona Johannessen …

Unique control strategy for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in the pig population

Norway established worldwide a unique control strategy for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in the pig population, which includes population-wide annual surveillance in addition to contact tracing upon detection of MRSA in pig farms or farm workers. This ambitious study started in 2014 and has not been attempted elsewhere. A group …

NRK TV interview

The research on new antibiotic treatments developed within the MicroPop research group at the Pharmacy Department of the UiT is explained by …