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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Mar 22, 2016, 07:00 ET Prestige Worldwide Group to seek initial public offering (IPO) for Crime Scene Cleanup Company

 Prestige Worldwide Group, the parent company of CrimeSceneCleanUp.com, announced plans today to seek an initial public offering for their...


Mar 21, 2016, 20:33 ET Global Markets for Infectious Disease Treatments

This BCC Research report provides the reader with a detailed analysis of the global infectious disease market, with emphasis on seven major...


Mar 21, 2016, 12:00 ET Giving antibodies to infant macaques exposed to an HIV-like virus could clear the infection

 Scientists at the Oregon National Primate Research Center today revealed that infant rhesus macaques treated with antibodies within 24...


Mar 21, 2016, 11:52 ET Multi-State Outbreak of Listeriosis in 2014 Linked to Lancaster Dairy

 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has linked two out-of-state cases of listeriosis – one of them fatal - to a...


Mar 21, 2016, 10:00 ET UV-C Air Treatment System reduces Infectious Bacteria in the Air on a Continuous Basis

 The patented Health Risk Management System (HRMS) complements infection control programs by reducing infectious bacteria in the air at room...


Mar 21, 2016, 08:52 ET BioNet-Asia Announces the Formation of its Scientific Advisory Board

 BioNet-Asia, an innovative clinical stage vaccine company, announced the formation of BioNet Scientific Advisory Board (SAB), under the...


Mar 21, 2016, 07:00 ET NanoViricides, Inc. CEO Dr. Seymour Interview by Small Cap Nation is on YouTube

NanoViricides, Inc. (NYSE MKT: NNVC (the "Company") announced today that its CEO, Dr. Eugene Seymour, was interviewed by Jane King of Small Cap...


Mar 21, 2016, 06:24 ET Colonel Tim Collins OBE, Kate Adie OBE and James Cracknell OBE to Headline a Stage of 300+ Speakers at Protection & Management Series

UBM EMEA have today unveiled the speaker line-up for the Protection and Management Series 2016, Europe's leading events for security, fire,...


Mar 18, 2016, 07:05 ET Alere Comments on Alere Anticoagulation Monitoring Technology

 Alere Inc. (NYSE: ALR), a global leader in rapid diagnostic tests, today issued the following statement today regarding its anticoagulation...


Mar 17, 2016, 11:06 ET OneOme expands leadership team in preparation for mid-year launch of its comprehensive pharmacogenomic test

OneOme, LLC, a pharmacogenomics company, announced today the hiring of Dr. Justin Odegaard, M.D., Ph.D. and Ross Higgins to manage and lead their...


Mar 17, 2016, 08:30 ET OnCourse Learning Launches Zika Virus CE Course for Healthcare Professionals

 OnCourse Learning's leading healthcare brand, Nurse.com, has developed an interprofessional continuing education course to educate healthcare...


Mar 17, 2016, 08:00 ET Roka Bioscience To Co-Present Webinar Titled: The New Dynamics of Listeria Environmental Control and Testing a Culture Shift

 Roka Bioscience, Inc. (NASDAQ: ROKA), a molecular diagnostics company focused on providing advanced testing solutions for the detection of...


Mar 17, 2016, 07:00 ET Soligenix Receives Additional NIAID Funding to Advance Development of Heat Stable Ricin Vaccine

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


Mar 16, 2016, 12:52 ET Topic of Antibiotic Resistance Takes Center Stage at D.C. Forum

The National Pork Board joined with Atlantic LIVE today to bring together experts to discuss the challenge of responsible antibiotic use in the...


Mar 16, 2016, 12:00 ET GOJO Industries Recognized as Outstanding Supplier by Grainger

 GOJO Industries was presented with a 2015 Partners in Performance Award as part of Grainger's annual supplier recognition event in Chicago....


Mar 16, 2016, 09:29 ET RB Announces Durex Condom Donation to Combat Spread of the Zika Virus

As announced last week by the CDC Foundation, RB is donating more than 225,000 Durex condoms to the CDC Foundation for inclusion in their Zika...


Mar 16, 2016, 08:56 ET New Data Shows Infection Rates Still Too High In U.S. Hospitals

Though hospitals are making strides in avoiding central line-associated blood stream infections (CLABSIs) and catheter-associated urinary tract...


Mar 16, 2016, 04:00 ET Trials of a New Vaccine for Ebola to Take Place at RUSAL's Medical Centre in Guinea

UC RUSAL (SEHK: 486; Euronext: RUSAL/RUAL; Moscow Exchange: RUAL/RUALR), a leading global aluminium producer, co-organized a roundtable discussion...


Mar 15, 2016, 17:25 ET 'Enfrentamos uma doença medieval', afirma secretário interino de saúde de SP, em SEMINÁRIO LIDE

"É medieval hoje pessoas morrerem por doenças infecciosas. Estamos vivendo as mesmas dificuldades do sanitarista Oswaldo Cruz", afirmou...


Mar 15, 2016, 17:05 ET QIAGEN Partners With Taiwan in Nationwide TB Screening Effort

QIAGEN N.V. (NASDAQ: QGEN; Frankfurt Prime Standard: QIA) today announced that QuantiFERON®-TB Gold, the modern standard for accuracy in...