Breakthrough in the prevention of urinary tract infections – fighting antimicrobial resistance
Advanced Urology Solutions GmbH is a start-up company focusing on innovative solutions to prevent and treat urinary tract infections (UTI).
Fighting Antimicrobial Resistance
Increasing bacteria resistance to antibiotics is a growing public health issue and constitutes a major challenge for the pharmaceutical industry. Escherichia coli resistance to antibiotics is responsible for 95% of all UTI.
Advanced Urology Solutions develops innovative products for patients suffering from urinary tract infections, the second most common infectious disease worldwide, affecting millions of people every year.
The proportion of invasive isolates with resistance to fluoroquinolones in 2009:
Source from WHO Report on antimicrobial resistance (AMR): http://www.who.int/patientsafety/implementation/amr/publication/en/index.html
Two innovative products – currently in development.