23:50 , Feb 28, 2017 |  BC Innovations  |  Distillery Therapeutics

Infectious disease

INDICATION: Cholera Mouse and rabbit studies suggest a bacteriophage cocktail could help prevent cholera infection during an outbreak. In an infant mouse challenge model of cholera, an oral cocktail of three bacteriophages targeting different receptors...
07:00 , Oct 19, 2015 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News

AmpliPhi BioSciences preclinical data

In neutropenic, immunocompromised mice inoculated with Staphylococcus aureus, the 2 highest doses of AmpliPhi’s intranasal bacteriophage cocktail given at 2 and 6 hours post-infection each led to a significant 3 log reduction in bacterial cell...