Isolates shared a background that took shape in 2006, when MCR-1 was first mobilized.
In South Korea, H5N6 developments in poultry prompted a move to the highest avian flu alert level.
Over 90% of the world's population live in a nation that has created or is working on an action plan.
Commitments included scaling up research investments and building a framework for country accountability on steps to reach the declaration's goals.
Analysis of blood samples provides clues about how the disease unfolds and which patients are more likely to die.
Scientists can't be sure phage therapy saved a man's life, but it holds much promise in treating dangerous superbugs.
The first-ever global guidelines aim to prevent 3 types of superbugs in healthcare settings.
The report shows increasing trends in several bacteria, most notably in rates of combined resistance for E coli.
Bulgaria and South Africa report outbreaks, and the USDA approves the first poultry DNA vaccine.
The study of people in Salvador, Brazil, shows infection rates exceeding 60% in many populations.