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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Jan 11, 2017, 17:04 ET Paediatric Vaccine Market: Pneumococcal Indication Segment Anticipated to Be the Most Attractive Segment Through 2026: Global Industry Analysis and Opportunity Assessment, 2016-2026

Global Paediatric Vaccine Market: Towards a better and safer tomorrow Paediatric vaccines are administered to a child in its paediatric age which...


Jan 10, 2017, 16:16 ET La FDA insta a ampliar la participación y la diversidad en los ensayos clínicos

Los ensayos clínicos son estudios de investigación voluntarios que están diseñados para responder a preguntas específicas sobre la seguridad y...


Jan 10, 2017, 15:24 ET Rockport Healthcare Services Announces Major New Hires of Chief Medical Officer and Director of Infection Control Program

Rockport Healthcare Services, a provider of administrative and consulting services to post-acute care facilities throughout California and Texas,...


Jan 10, 2017, 09:00 ET bioLytical recognized by Premier as Breakthrough Technology Award Winner for INSTI HIV Rapid Point of Care Test

RICHMOND, BC, Jan. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - bioLytical Laboratories, a world leader in rapid infectious disease tests, today announced receipt of...


Jan 09, 2017, 13:00 ET Department of Health Offering Free Flu Shots, Promoting Opioid Overdose Awareness, and Demonstrating Hands-Only CPR at Pennsylvania Farm Show

The Department of Health is offering free flu shots all week at its booth at the 101st Pennsylvania Farm Show. The booth will also offer...


Jan 09, 2017, 10:45 ET Stockton Projecting a Big Future in the Market of China

Stockton STK specializes in the development and marketing of botanical based biopesticides, today announced that its Timorex Gold® biofungicide...


Jan 09, 2017, 10:00 ET Flu Shots Available at CVS Pharmacy Locations in Washington

As the number of cases of the flu continues to rise in Washington, CVS Pharmacy is encouraging residents to get their flu shots. The standard...


Jan 09, 2017, 08:30 ET Aridis Pharmaceuticals Receives Award from the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Therapeutics to Advance Panaecin™

Aridis Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company applying proprietary technologies to produce novel anti-infectives and immunotherapies...


Jan 09, 2017, 07:30 ET Profectus BioSciences Bivalent Vaccine Protects Animals from Infection and Death After Exposure to Chikungunya or Zika Virus

Profectus BioSciences, Inc., a clinical-stage company developing novel vaccines for the prevention and treatment of infectious diseases and the...


Jan 06, 2017, 08:00 ET Vir Biotechnology Launches To Cure, Treat, And Prevent Challenging Infectious Diseases Using Latest Advances In Immunology

Vir Biotechnology, Inc. today announced it is launching to develop cures, treatments, and preventions for challenging infectious diseases, with...


Jan 06, 2017, 07:30 ET Long Island Jewish Medical Center Is Northwell Health's Latest Unit to Adopt Vestagen's VESTEX® Active Barrier Healthcare Worker Uniforms

Vestagen Protective Technologies, Inc. today announced that medical professionals at Long Island Jewish (LIJ) Medical Center in New Hyde Park, NY...


Jan 06, 2017, 06:00 ET F Without Fear is Message of New Los Angeles LGBT Center Campaign to Reduce HIV Infection Rate by Promoting PrEP

F*ck w/out Fear is the message of a new campaign by the Los Angeles LGBT Center, officially launching on Sunday, January 8, to raise awareness for...


Jan 05, 2017, 19:01 ET Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Infections (AIDS) - Pipeline Review, H2 2016

Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Infections (AIDS) - Pipeline Review, H2 2016 Summary Global Markets Direct's latest Pharmaceutical and...


Jan 05, 2017, 13:07 ET Replikin Analysis Identifies High Number of Genomic Mutations in Zika in 2016

An analysis of 49 strains in the Zika genome identified by Replikin structures (as of Dec 4, 2016) show a high number of genomic mutations. More...


Jan 05, 2017, 08:00 ET PaxVax Partners with National Institutes of Health and Department of Defense to Develop a New Virus-Like Particle Vaccine to Fight the Spread of Chikungunya

PaxVax announced today its partnership with the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and United States Department of Defense (DoD) on its...


Jan 05, 2017, 08:00 ET Synthetic Genomics Announces Collaboration with Johnson & Johnson Innovation to Develop Novel Therapeutics Using Synthetic Genomics' Replicon RNA Technology

Synthetic Genomics, Inc., announced today that it has entered a research and licensing option agreement with Janssen Vaccines & Prevention...


Jan 04, 2017, 08:00 ET Audentes Therapeutics to Present at the 35th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference

Audentes Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: BOLD), a biotechnology company focused on developing and commercializing gene therapy products for patients...


Jan 03, 2017, 08:00 ET FDA Grants PMA Approval for Hologic's Aptima® HIV-1 Quant Assay

Hologic, Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX) announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted PMA approval for the Company's HIV-1...


Jan 03, 2017, 07:00 ET Soligenix Announces Extension of Development Agreement with Emergent BioSolutions

Soligenix, Inc. (Nasdaq: SNGX) (Soligenix or the Company), a late-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing...


Jan 02, 2017, 03:00 ET BiondVax Receives $US 2.8 Million Investment From Angels High Tech Investments Ltd.

Investor Shares BiondVax Vision of Commercializing World's First Universal Flu Vaccine BiondVax Pharmaceuticals Ltd. (NASDAQ: BVXV, TASE: BVXV)...


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