Two Commonly Used Antibiotics Have Similar Cure Rates for Uncomplicated Skin Infections

Loren G. Miller, MD

NEJM Study is First to Compare Medications Prescribed for Cellulitis

LOS ANGELES – (March 18, 2015) – Two antibiotics frequently prescribed to treat serious skin infections – clindamycin and trimethoprim sulfamethoxazole (TMP-SMX) – had similar rates of nejm-logo1success in curing uncomplicated infections in outpatients, according to a study published today in the New England Journal of Medicine.

Targets Identified for Developing Therapies for IBMPFD

Chou Tsui

Study Identifies Protein Modification Needed to Treat Deadly Inherited Disorder

LOS ANGELES – (March 16, 2015) – IBMPFD is a rare and deadly genetic disorder that has devastated entire families, robbing many of their members of their ability to talk, walk and think clearly.