World Antibiotic Awareness Week, 12-18 November 2018

World Antibiotic Awareness Week (WAAW) is held in November, every year since 2015. This event aims to highlight the issue of antibiotic resistance, namely to increase global awareness of antibiotic resistance and to encourage best practices among the general public, health workers and policy makers to avoid the further emergence and spread of antibiotic resistance.

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Antisuperbugs: 3 million euros for technological innovation in the prevention of resistance of microorganisms to antibiotics

The healthcare market is one of the areas with the greatest purchasing impact in the public and private sector in Spain with a business turnover of 71 billion euros annually. It is a very complex market where the formulas used for purchasing both consumer goods and drugs, and services depend on the centres themselves. However, they also depend on the local regulations of suppliers, autonomous regions as well as state and community legislation. Read more