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IDWeek 2019

October 02 - 06, 2019; Washington, DC

October 02 - 06, 2019 Washington, DC

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Popular News From IDWeek 2018

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  • Top 5 New Antibiotics Advance to Fight Resistant Infections Top 5 New Antibiotics Advance to Fight Resistant Infections Five that are reaching the final trial stages and that target some of the most drug-resistant and deadly infections were spotlighted during a pipeline session at IDWeek.
  • Teen Youngest Person in History of IDWeek to Present Teen Youngest Person in History of IDWeek to Present The 13-year-old scientist turned heads at the conference with a newsworthy abstract that examines levels of roundworm contamination in public parks.

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