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Medicine News

Lilly Scientific Achievement Award 2014 to Rachel Batterham

Published: Nov 20, 2014 9:40:05 AM

Sheila Sherlock Updates 4-6 December 2014

Published: Nov 17, 2014 11:14:07 AM

The good, the bad and the ugly: Bugs in the gut

Published: Nov 17, 2014 8:18:03 AM

Research

Clinical

Phase 4 randomised, double-blind, placebo controlled, crossover trial Nitrofurantoin Macrocrystals 100 mg twice daily for six weeks in the treatment of overactive bladder symptoms associated with a negative mid stream urine culture and pyuria in patients with and without Multiple Sclerosis.

Blinded observational cohort study of the microbiological ecology associated with pyuria and Overactive Bladder symptoms in MS.

Blinded observational cohort study of the immunological changes associated with chronic cystitis and overactive bladder symptoms in women.

Blinded cross-sectional survey of the pathophysiological signals detectable in the urine of patients with overactive bladder, bacterial cystitis, painful bladder syndrome, ketamine cystitis, cystoplasty, early viable single intrauterine pregnancy and tubal ectopic pregnancy.

Randomised, single blind comparative study of urine sampling methods

Basic Science

The diversity and invasive pathophysiology of uropathogens in patients with chronic urinary tract infection

Exploring the host bacterial interaction during the pathogenesis of urinary tract infection.

State-of-the-art imaging and digital analyses of cell culture models of infection.

Exploring the immunology, ecology, cytology, and urothelial inflammatory response of patients with LUTS

Microbial ecology of the symptomatic and asymptomatic lower urinary tract

Polymicrobial infection of the lower urinary tract

Emergence and persistence of antibiotic resistant bacteria in patients with lower urinary tract symptoms.