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 28, 2016, 08:30 ET International Partnership Established to Tackle Antimicrobial Resistance

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), the Wellcome Trust of London, the AMR Centre of Alderley Park, Cheshire in the United...


Jul 27, 2016, 11:41 ET IDEXX Releases Revolutionary Water Test to Aid in the Fight Against Legionnaires' Disease

Legiolert™radically simplifies Legionella water testing compared to current culture methods IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. (NASDAQ: IDXX)...


Jul 27, 2016, 10:00 ET NanoBio To Present Intranasal Pertussis Vaccine Data At The Mucosal Immunology Course & Symposium Meeting

 NanoBio Corporation today announced that the company will present key data at the Mucosal Immunology Course & Symposium Meeting (MICS) in...


Jul 27, 2016, 08:11 ET This 3D Printer Can Detect Infectious Diseases

 Researchers at AI Biosciences, Inc. have repurposed 3D printers into machines capable of performing sample preparation and DNA amplification....


Jul 27, 2016, 08:04 ET IDEXX Releases Revolutionary Water Test to Aid in the Fight Against Legionnaires' Disease

IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. (NASDAQ: IDXX) today announced the availability of Legiolert, the easiest culture method for the confirmed detection of...


Jul 27, 2016, 06:05 ET Medscape Vaccine Acceptance Report 2016: Health Care Professionals Report Increased Vaccine Acceptance, but Hesitancy & Refusal Remain Significant Issues

 Despite the fact that 1 in 3 clinicians have seen no change in parental acceptance of childhood vaccinations in the past year, a new report...


Jul 26, 2016, 19:00 ET LUI Che Woo Prize - Preis für den Fortschritt der Weltzivilisation gibt erste Preisträger bekannt

Der LUI Che Woo Prize - Prize for World Civilisation („LUI Che Woo Prize" oder „der Preis") verkündete heute seine ersten...


Jul 26, 2016, 18:55 ET LUI Che Woo Prize : Prize for World Civilisation annonce ses premiers lauréats

Le LUI Che Woo Prize, Prize for World Civilisation (prix pour la civilisation mondiale) (« LUI Che Woo Prize » ou...


Jul 26, 2016, 18:49 ET Premio LUI Che Woo - Premio a la Civilización Mundial anuncia sus primeros laureados

El Premio LUI Che Woo - Premio a la Civilización Mundial ("Premio LUI Che Woo" o "el Premio") anunció hoy a sus tres primeros...


Jul 26, 2016, 18:45 ET Premio LUI Che Woo - il Premio per la civiltà mondiale annuncia i suoi primi vincitori

Il LUI Che Woo Prize – Premio per la civiltà mondiale ("Premio LUI Che Woo" o "il Premio") ha annunciato oggi i suoi primi tre...


Jul 26, 2016, 18:33 ET Prêmio LUI Che Woo - Prêmio para a Civilização Mundial anuncia os primeiros ganhadores

O Prêmio LUI Che Woo – Prêmio para a Civilização Mundial ("Prêmio LUI Che Woo" ou "o Prêmio") anunciou...


Jul 26, 2016, 18:23 ET Cena LUI Che Woo - Cena za světovou civilizaci vyhlašuje své první laureáty

Cena LUI Che Woo – Cena za světovou civilizaci (dále jen "cena LUI Che Woo" nebo "cena") dnes vyhlásila své...


Jul 26, 2016, 18:15 ET Cena LUI Che Woo - Cena pre svetovú civilizáciu oznamuje svojich prvých laureátov

Usporiadatelia Ceny LUI Che Woo – Ceny pre svetovú civilizáciu (ďalej ako „Cena LUI Che Woo" alebo len „Cena")...


Jul 26, 2016, 18:09 ET Znani są pierwsi laureaci nagrody LUI Che Woo - Prize for World Civilisation

W dniu dzisiejszym ogłoszeni zostali pierwsi trzej laureaci nagrody LUI Che Woo Prize – Prize for World Civilisation (dalej:...


Jul 26, 2016, 17:45 ET LUI Che Woo Prize - El premio para la civilización mundial anuncia a los primeros premiados

El LUI Che Woo Prize - Prize for World Civilisation ("LUI Che Woo Prize" o "el premio") anunció hoy a sus primeros tres premiados. Video...


Jul 26, 2016, 17:05 ET LUI Che Woo Prize - Prize for World Civilisation Announces First Laureates

The LUI Che Woo Prize - Prize for World Civilisation ("LUI Che Woo Prize" or "the Prize") today announced its first three laureates. For...


Jul 26, 2016, 11:00 ET Elton John AIDS Foundation Announces Inaugural LGBT Fund Recipients and Hosts Youth-Focused Panel at 2016 International AIDS Conference

 The Elton John AIDS Foundation, its founder Sir Elton John and Chairman David Furnish attended a series of sessions, site visits and private...


Jul 26, 2016, 10:00 ET Montefiore, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Columbia University Medical Center Awarded $3 Million for HIV Prevention

 Researchers at Montefiore, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, and Columbia University Medical Center, have been awarded nearly $3 million...


Jul 26, 2016, 09:00 ET Schneck Medical Center Implements the Power of Ultraviolet Technology against Hospital Infections

Schneck is one of the first hospitals in Indiana to adopt the Clorox HealthcareTM Optimum-UVTM System, adding an extra innovative precaution to its...


Jul 26, 2016, 08:00 ET Sanofi Pasteur Ships First of its 2016-2017 Seasonal Influenza Vaccine Doses in United States

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