Neisseria gonorrhoeae has developed resistance to all previous first-line antimicrobial therapies recommended by the United States’ Centers for Disease Control and Prevention over the past 75 years. Now the cephalosporins, the last available antibiotic class that is sufficiently effective, economical, and feasibly delivered in the outpatient setting are also threatened by evolving resistance. Screening for asymptomatic gonorrhea in women and men who have sex with men, treating with a dual antibiotic regimen, …
scite is a Brooklyn-based startup that helps researchers better discover and evaluate scientific articles through Smart Citations–citations that display the context of the citation and describe whether the article provides supporting or contrasting evidence. scite is used by researchers from dozens of countries and is funded in part by the National Science Foundation and the National Institute of Drug Abuse of the National Institutes of Health.