Richard Branson believes that if your dreams dont scare you they are too small. We worry that if the future does scare it is becuase we have not developed any new Antibiotics

Richard Branson’s “dreams scare him”, but what about a world where Antibiotics no longer work?

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Those who achieve great things are the ones willing to be scared but not scared off. If you dream big and take risks, impossible becomes just a word. What is your big dream, and how are you going to turn it into reality? @richardbranson our dream is discovering a new Antibiotic within the next 5 years, prevent the waste of 50M peoples …

BIA Gala Dinner chief beneficiaries Antibiotic Research UK who proudly are named charity of the year by the Biotech organisation

ANTRUK Invites you to industry at the BIA Gala Dinner at the Natural History Museum

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In 2014 670 life science professionals from over 300 of the UK’s foremost biotech companies, government and the media joined together to network, meet old friends and make new business contacts.   19.00 – Midnight The flagship BIA Gala Dinner continues to be the premier bioscience networking event of the year and we invite you to join us once again …

Bio Industry Association BIA announce Antibiotic Research UK charity of the year

BIA selects Antibiotic Research UK as its charity of the year for 2015

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The UK BioIndustry Association, the BIA, is the trade association for innovative enterprises involved in UK bioscience. Members include start-up, emerging and more established bioscience companies; pharmaceutical companies; academic, research and philanthropic organisations; and service providers to the bioscience sector. The BIA works to further the interests of members and the industry – nationally and internationally. Our heritage of innovation, …

Infogrpahic showing how Antimicorbial Infection will claim more lives per year than Cancer by 2050 according to the UK Government study - Sourced from the BBC

Antibiotic Resistant Superbugs to kill ‘more than cancer’ by 2050

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Drug resistant infections will kill an extra 10 million people a year worldwide – more than currently die from cancer – by 2050 unless action is taken, a study says. They are currently implicated in 700,000 deaths each year. The analysis, presented by the economist Jim O’Neill, said the costs would spiral to $100tn (£63tn). He was appointed by Prime …

Antibiotic Research UK have applied for a Twitter grant to help them fight antibiotic resistant bacteria

Antibiotic Research UK apply for Twitter Grants for Good

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Below is an open letter to Twitter applying for one of their grants for good   Dear Sir or Madam, How are you today? I would like to apply for a twitter sponsored charity fund appeal. Let me tell you why we are the perfect fit for Twitter’s most honorable donation fund. Antibiotic Research UK is the world’s first …

Obama's office in White House produce a strategy to tackle the problem of Antibiotic resistant Bacteria

President Obama acknowledged the need for innovation to address drug-resistant bacteria – Antibiotic Research UK

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President Obama acknowledged the need for innovation to address drug-resistant bacteria and has delivered a strategy white paper on staving the crisis of antibiotic resistant bacteria. A summary of the paper that is directly relevant to us Antibiotic Research UK ANTRUK is point four. Accelerate Basic and Applied Research and Development for New Antibiotics, Other Therapeutics, and Vaccines. Antibiotics that …

Antibiotic Research UK - Research UK fortnightly Iona Joy Head of charities team at head of the charities team at the consultancy New Philanthropy Capital

Ambitious Antibiotic Research UK – comments Iona Joy

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    by Craig Nicholson Tweets by CLANicholson Antibiotic Research UK is aiming to raise £30 million to help it reach its target of getting at least one antimicrobial drug to market by 2019, according to chief executive Colin Garner.   Speaking to Research Fortnight, Garner said that the fundraising target was chosen as it is roughly the amount …

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World’s first charity formed to combat Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria

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Date: 15 October 2014– Bacteria are now making antibiotics ineffective. Surgery as we know it today will become impossible – new hips, knees, organ transplantation and many cancer treatments will become high risk. To tackle this impending medical catastrophe a new national charity ‘Antibiotic Research UK– developing new antibiotics’ Twitter address (acronym ANTRUK) has been formed by a group …

Antibiotic Research UK Developing new antibiotics

When was the last time you took antibiotics?

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Our purpose is to spread awareness around the significant rise in antibiotic resistant infection.  We are going to talk clearly about what that means to people.  Currently Ebola virus is massively in the news and there is a global panic that ensuing in its wake.  The problem with antibiotic resistant infection, which is on the increase, is that it will render …