Infection Control Find the newest stories covering infection and disease control in hospitals, care homes, and the general population. This section contains information on testing, monitoring, treatment options, vaccine development and distribution, as well as new policy decisions and best practices. Also included are announcements of educational and awareness campaigns. Follow new advances in infection control and prevention with releases about new study results and updated statistical data and analysis.

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Jul 18, 2017, 11:12 ET New CDC report: More than 100 million Americans have diabetes or prediabetes

More than 100 million U.S. adults are now living with diabetes or prediabetes, according to a new report released today by the Centers for Disease...


Jul 18, 2017, 08:30 ET New Thermo Scientific Samco Leakproof Vials Offer Enhanced Sample and User Safety

A new series of leakproof vials has been developed to provide sample protection and user safety by enabling correct cap application every time. The...


Jul 17, 2017, 20:29 ET Latin America Immunodiagnostics Analyzers and Reagents Market 2021: A 7-Country Analysis--Supplier Strategies, Volume and Sales Forecasts, Technology and Instrumentation Review

This new 7-country report from VPGMarketResearch.com is available by country, market segment, section, or individual test. Download the full...


Jul 17, 2017, 12:23 ET Sanofi Pasteur Ships First of its U.S. Influenza Vaccine Doses for 2017-2018 Season

Sanofi Pasteur, the vaccines division of Sanofi (EURONEXT: SAN and NYSE: SNY), announced today that its first doses of the Fluzone® (Influenza...


Jul 14, 2017, 12:11 ET Department of Health Alerts Public of Possible Measles Exposures in State College

Acting Secretary of Health and Physician General Dr. Rachel Levine today alerted residents of State College Borough, Centre County, that...


Jul 14, 2017, 09:47 ET Mariana Geralde is Recipient of 2017 Basic PDT Research Excellence Award

COIMBRA, Portugal, July 14, 2017 /CNW/ - At the 16th International Photodynamic Association (IPA) World Congress in Coimbra, Mariana Geralde was...


Jul 13, 2017, 22:36 ET The Top 200 Developers of In-Vitro Diagnostics Tests for Cancer & Infectious Diseases

Did you know? - Lewis Stuart is Vice President, Sales & Marketing, U.S. Breast/Colon at Genomic Health, Inc.. - Beijing Wantai Biological...


Jul 12, 2017, 16:03 ET Biocom Applauds Passage of FDA Reauthorization Act

Biocom, the association representing the California life science industry, issued the following statement regarding passage of H.R.2430, the FDA...


Jul 12, 2017, 11:30 ET SW Safety Solutions Receives Global Dermatological Accreditation From Skin Health Alliance

SW Safety Solutions, Inc., the personal protective equipment industry leader in providing high quality, comfortable and durable single-use hand...


Jul 12, 2017, 08:00 ET Power of Korea ICT, Leading international cooperation to prevent the spread of infectious diseases

KT's international solution of preventing and blocking the world health crisis through telecommunication operator's Big Data has been successfully...


Jul 12, 2017, 07:30 ET Le moustique Friendly™ Aedes d'Oxitec reçoit une évaluation positive pour la norme européenne en matière de santé humaine et d'environnement

Le RIVM conclut à un risque négligeable concernant les moustiques Friendly™ Aedes d'Oxitec Le Haut Conseil des biotechnologies en France...


Jul 12, 2017, 05:34 ET El poder de las TIC en Corea lidera la cooperación internacional para prevenir la expansión de enfermedades infecciosas

La solución internacional de KT para prevenir y evitar la crisis sanitaria mundial a través de datos masivos de operadoras de telecomunicaciones se...


Jul 12, 2017, 03:00 ET La puissance des TIC coréennes en première ligne de la coopération internationale visant à prévenir la propagation des maladies infectieuses

La solution internationale de KT pour la prévention et l'endiguement de la crise sanitaire mondiale via les mégadonnées des opérateurs de...


Jul 12, 2017, 03:00 ET Stärke der koreanischen Informations- und Kommunikationstechnik führt internationale Zusammenarbeit bei der Prävention der Ausbreitung von Infektionskrankheiten an

Die internationale Lösung von KT zur Vorbeugung und Abwehr von weltweiten Gesundheitskrisen mithilfe von Big Data von Telekommunikationsanbietern...


Jul 11, 2017, 20:46 ET CT Scanner Market by Type, Architecture, Technology, Application, End User - Global Forecast to 2022

"CT scanner market projected to grow at a CAGR of 5.4%" The global CT scanner market is projected to reach USD 6.20 billion by 2022 from USD 4.76...


Jul 11, 2017, 10:22 ET New Universal RNase-, DNase- and Human DNA-free Containers Designed for Enhanced Sample Safety and Viability

For the rigorous requirements of molecular biology, genomic and forensic research facilities, new universal containers are specifically lot tested...


Jul 11, 2017, 10:00 ET Oxitec Launching Friendly™ Aedes Project in Juiz de Fora, Brazil

Oxitec Ltd., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Intrexon Corporation (NYSE: XON), today announced Oxitec do Brasil has signed a contract to launch the...


Jul 11, 2017, 08:45 ET Gold Standard in UV Disinfection to Exhibit at Annual HealthTrust University Conference

The pioneer in the UV disinfection industry, Tru-D SmartUVC, will join members of HealthTrust at the organization's upcoming University Conference...


Jul 11, 2017, 08:45 ET CLJI Worldwide's VIBLOK Addresses Unmet Need in Prevention of Herpes Simplex Virus Transmission in Men and Women

CLJI Worldwide reports strong recruitment for the VIBLOK Safety And perFormancE Trial (SAFE Trial). Please see here for additional information...


Jul 11, 2017, 08:30 ET Spero Therapeutics to Participate in Anti-Infectives Panel Discussions at the 2017 Infectious Disease Summit

Spero Therapeutics, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company founded to develop novel therapies to treat bacterial infections, announced today that...