NUMM-BTER Biotherapy Conference

The National University of Natural Medicine is partnering with the BTER Foundation to host the Biotherapy Conference, coming soon this November 9-10, 2019! Learn more about biotherapy treatments such as maggot therapy, leech therapy, bee venom therapy, and bacteriophage. Participate in hands-on demonstrations in certain lectures while also earning CE credits. Link to the conference…

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Urgent Need for Phages

Phage Directory has an urgent need for Pseudomonas aeruginosa phages for a patient with osteomyelitis in Australia.Some ways to help:– Send in your phages for testing on the patient’s strain– Receive the strain and test your phages– Help spread the word about this request– Provide Phage Directory with any names/email addresses of labs you think…

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Urgent Need for Phages

Phage Directory has an urgent need for Burkholderia cenocepacia phages for a cystic fibrosis patient in the USA. Some ways to help:– Send in your phages for testing on the patient’s strain– Receive the strain and test your phages– Help spread the word about this request– Provide Phage Directory with any names/email addresses of labs…

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Interview with Brave Meadows Owner/Operator Shannon Thompson

In August 2018, we Interviewed Shannon Thompson, owner and operator of Brave Meadows Therapeutic Riding Center in Gray, GA.  We learned that she had recently used maggot debridement therapy to help heal one of her therapy horse’s hooves, and we were intrigued at the intersection of two distinct types of biotherapy (Maggot therapy and Hippotherapy).  Shannon…

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