Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Mechanism of Quinolone Resistance|
|Congressional District Code:
||Biomedical Laboratory R&D
|| October 2018 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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Gonorrhea, which is caused by Neisseria gonorrhoeae, is a sexually transmitted disease that currently is categorized by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention as one of the four “urgent level” drug-resistant threats to the United States. The disease is prevalent in active Military and rates appear to be elevated in Veteran populations. Although quinolones were used routinely to treat gonorrhea starting in 1993, their use as front-line therapy was discontinued in 2006 due to the high inci...
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