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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Dec 01, 2016, 22:57 ET Los test de autodiagnóstico de VIH ofrecen la solución STI fuera de las ciudades

El 75 % de los test de autodiagnóstico del VIH pedidos online corresponden a áreas rurales donde los cortes en presupuesto afectan al acceso a...


Dec 01, 2016, 17:53 ET Tamarack Biotics Signals Intent To Implement SurePure Technology

SurePure, Inc. (OTCQB: SURP) a global leader in liquid photopurification, announced today that the Company has concluded an agreement with Tamarack...


Dec 01, 2016, 17:36 ET Physician General Discusses the Importance of Enhancing Transgender Health Care for World AIDS Day Conference

Physician General Dr. Rachel Levine today spoke at the World AIDS Day Conference to emphasize the importance of HIV disease education for health...


Dec 01, 2016, 16:28 ET Europe Orphan Drug Market & Clinical Trial Insight 2015

The concept of rare diseases and the idea that a special attention needs to be given to this sector has been taking shape in Europe since the...


Dec 01, 2016, 13:53 ET PEPFAR and The Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation launch $4 million partnership to reach men with HIV prevention and treatment services

The U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) and The Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation (ETAF) today announced a $4 million, two-year...


Dec 01, 2016, 13:40 ET Seal Shield, LLC Awarded "Excellence in Performance for 2016" from CME

Seal Shield, LLC (Jacksonville, FL), joined the CME team as a vendor in 2015, providing them with new product lines which allowed them to reach a...


Dec 01, 2016, 13:00 ET World AIDS Day: Crowds of Supporters Observe Public Dedication of New York City AIDS Memorial

Community leaders, activists, elected officials, and supporters observed World AIDS Day 2016 by attending the official dedication ceremony for the...


Dec 01, 2016, 12:10 ET Le dépistage des MST en dehors des villes facilité par les autotests VIH

75 % des autotests de dépistage du VIH commandés en ligne le sont depuis des régions rurales où les services de santé sexuelle subissent de plein...


Dec 01, 2016, 11:45 ET HIV-Selbstdiagnosetest bietet Lösung für sexuell übertragbare Infektionen außerhalb von Städten an

75 % von HIV-Selbstdiagnosetests werden in ländlichen Gebieten bestellt, da Budgetkürzungen den Zugang zu Diensten für die sexuelle Gesundheit...


Dec 01, 2016, 09:37 ET Mylan's Commitment to Stemming the Tide of HIV/AIDS as Strong as Ever

Today, Mylan N.V. (NASDAQ, TASE: MYL) joins people worldwide in recognizing World AIDS Day. Observed every Dec. 1, the occasion represents an...


Dec 01, 2016, 09:15 ET Experts Say Older Adults at Higher Risk from Respiratory Infections, New Vaccines and Better Uptake of Existing Vaccines Needed

The National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) hosted two roundtables this summer during which experts arrived at the same conclusion —...


Dec 01, 2016, 09:00 ET Lokai Partners with (RED) to Support the Fight Against AIDS

In honor of World AIDS Day, Lokai, a socially-responsible lifestyle brand representing the importance of finding balance along life's journey,...


Dec 01, 2016, 05:57 ET AIDSmonument 'Living by Numbers' Created by Jean-Michel Othoniel, Unveiled Today by Mayor of Amsterdam Eberhard van der Laan

AIDSmonument in Amsterdam Counts Down Till the end of AIDS Elsevier/ RELX Group on behalf of the NAMES Project Netherlands From December 1st...


Dec 01, 2016, 05:00 ET Mymetics Starts Research Project with Sanofi for Influenza Vaccines

Mymetics Corporation (OTCQB: MYMX), a pioneer and leader in the research and development of virosome-based vaccines to prevent transmission of...


Dec 01, 2016, 03:00 ET Journée Mondiale de Lutte Contre le Sida le 1er Décembre 2016 : bioLytical Encourage le Dépistage Précoce du VIH

Lors de cette journée où des millions de personnes s'unissent dans le monde pour la lute contre le Sida, les laboratoires bioLytical ont publié...


Nov 30, 2016, 14:00 ET AbbVie Receives Orphan Drug Designation for Investigational IL-23 Inhibitor Risankizumab from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for the Treatment of Pediatric Patients with Crohn's Disease

- Orphan Drug Designation program provides orphan status to medications intended for the safe and effective treatment, diagnosis or prevention of...


Nov 30, 2016, 11:46 ET pHur, LLC Launches Breakthrough Disinfecting Water; EPA Approved

pHur, LLC has launched into the consumer and small business market the first ever hospital-level disinfectant made purely from water and salt,...


Nov 30, 2016, 08:00 ET LifeStyles® Condoms Partners with the AIDS Healthcare Foundation for World AIDS Day "Keep the Promise" Campaign

Ansell, a global leader in protection solutions and the makers of LifeStyles® and SKYN® Condoms ("SKYN"), is proud to announce the Company's...


Nov 30, 2016, 08:00 ET MicuRx Initiates Phase 1 Clinical Trial in U.S. for Novel Antibiotic Agent MRX-4

MicuRx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced the start of a Phase 1 clinical trial of a new antimicrobial agent, MRX-4, for the treatment of...


Nov 30, 2016, 07:03 ET Oxitec Announces Friendly™ Aedes Project is Supported By 92.8% of Piracicaba’s Population

A new survey conducted in November shows the use of Friendly™ Aedes, the genetically engineered mosquito that fights Aedes aegypti, is now...


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