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Next generation innovation improves life for a local family

When the Storey family of Elkton, Maryland, had taken their seriously ill baby to A.I. DuPont Hospital for Children with a puzzling undiagnosed respiratory distress, testing uncovered a serious lung infection related to the MRSA “Superbug”.

With a death rate of nearly 20 percent for MRSA pneumonia, or sepsis, and up to a 40-percent recurrent infection rate for those who have bee…