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Chance of ESBL contamination via livestock farming is small

ESBL is an enzyme, produced by certain bacteria, which makes these bacteria resistant to antibiotics. Researchers from various institutes collaborating in a large consortium discovered that ESBLs occur frequently in livestock, the food chain, the environment and also in humans.


Symposium The clinical utility of bacteriaphages – 22 February

Bacteriophages received considerable attention in the lay press in the Netherlands recently. To optimally design trials to provide the necessary evidence UMC Utrecht invited international experts in bacteriophage therapy to present their experiences with this approach on 22 February in Utrecht.


Radboudumc and KNAW join the Netherlands Centre for One Health

Radboud University Medical Center (Radboudumc) and the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW) have joined the Netherlands Centre for One Health (NCOH) as Partner as per 1 January 2018.


Vacancy PhD Position: Metagenomic Solutions for One Health

Wageningen University is searching for a PhD candidate who will contribute to the overall goal of identifying potential antagonists of Streptococcus suis and other porcine bacterial and viral pathogens. Applications have to be submitted before January 15th 2018.


NCOH Student Travel Grant

The NCOH awards a number of travel grants to PhD students of NCOH Partners selected to present their abstract at an international One Health-related academic conference.