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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Jun 13, 2017, 10:10 ET Needle-free Injection Linked to Increasing Workplace Flu Shot Compliance

PharmaJet® Inc., the maker of needle-free injection technology, announced today that ONdrugDelivery published their study, entitled...


Jun 13, 2017, 09:00 ET SystemOne Partners with BluSense Diagnostics

SystemOne, the leader in global health disease surveillance for rapid detection and response, recently announced its partnership with...


Jun 13, 2017, 09:00 ET TECHLAB® Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance To Market E. HISTOLYTICA QUIK CHEK™ To Aid Clinicians In The Diagnosis Of Amebiasis Caused By The E. Histolytica Parasite

TECHLAB,® Inc., a leading developer and manufacturer of rapid, non-invasive diagnostic tests for gastrointestinal disease, today...


Jun 13, 2017, 08:53 ET Globale Akteure wollen gemeinsam der Polio-Ausrottung einen Schritt näherkommen

Länder und Partner sagen 1,2 Milliarden USD zu, um jedes Jahr 450 Millionen Kinder vor Polio zu schützen Heute kamen weltweit...


Jun 13, 2017, 06:30 ET Introducing New and Improved Clorox Healthcare® Hydrogen Peroxide Cleaner Disinfectants and Clorox Healthcare® Bleach Germicidal Wipes

Today, at the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) 2017 annual conference, Clorox Healthcare is proud to...


Jun 12, 2017, 16:00 ET GP PRO to Offer Free Skin Health Assessments and Hand Hygiene Compliance System Demonstrations at Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology Conference

GP PRO, a leading provider of hygienic dispensing systems for healthcare and other industries, will share industry-leading hand hygiene insights at...


Jun 12, 2017, 13:03 ET Amid Russia Conflict And Drug Epidemic, SUNY Downstate Researchers Battle HIV In Ukraine

As prolonged military conflict destabilizes the region, and incidence of injection drug use (IDU) rises, Ukraine is one of few countries...


Jun 12, 2017, 09:30 ET Líderes de todo el mundo se unen para dar un paso más hacia la erradicación de la poliomielitis

Países y asociados se comprometen a aportar USD 1.200 millones para proteger de la poliomielitis a 450 millones de niños cada año Los líderes...


Jun 12, 2017, 09:30 ET Les dirigeants mondiaux s'unissent pour avancer encore vers l'éradication de la poliomyélite

Les pays et les partenaires s'engagent à verser US $1,2 milliard afin de protéger chaque année 450 millions d'enfants contre la poliomyélite...


Jun 12, 2017, 06:00 ET Top 25 LGBT Blogs Awarded 'Loud & Proud' During Pride Month by STDcheck.com

STDcheck.com, a leading online STD testing provider, has released its list of the Top 25 LGBT blogs and websites with "The Loud & Proud" award....


Jun 08, 2017, 17:41 ET La terapia para la insuficiencia mitral de 4C Medical tendrá su lugar en el TVT Innovation Forum de 2017

El nuevo implante supraanular es una de las cinco innovaciones más destacadas que se presentarán 4C Medical Technologies, Inc., un...


Jun 08, 2017, 16:07 ET Un análisis realizado por los CDC de los datos de los territorios de los EE. UU. halla defectos de nacimiento graves en cerca de 1 de cada 12 fetos o bebés de mujeres embarazadas con la infección por el virus del Zika en el primer trimestre

En los territorios estadounidenses, el 5 % de las mujeres con infección por el virus del Zika confirmada durante el embarazo tuvieron un bebé o un...


Jun 08, 2017, 15:58 ET CDC analysis of data from US territories finds serious birth defects in about 1 in 12 fetuses or infants of pregnant women with Zika infection in the first trimester

In the U.S. territories, 5 percent of women who had confirmed Zika virus infection during pregnancy had a baby or fetus with Zika virus-associated...


Jun 08, 2017, 15:27 ET CDC analysis of data from US territories finds serious birth defects in about 1 in 12 fetuses or infants of pregnant women with Zika infection in the first trimester

In the U.S. territories, 5 percent of women who had confirmed Zika virus infection during pregnancy had a baby or fetus with Zika virus-associated...


Jun 08, 2017, 13:54 ET Le traitement de 4C Medical contre l'insuffisance mitrale sera présenté au TVT Innovation Forum 2017

Cet implant supra-annulaire inédit est l'une des cinq innovations qui seront présentées 4C Medical Technologies, Inc., une entreprise qui...


Jun 08, 2017, 09:00 ET QIAGEN's QuantiFERON®-TB Gold Plus gains U.S. FDA approval

QIAGEN N.V. (NASDAQ: QGEN) (Frankfurt Prime Standard: QIA) today announced the U.S. regulatory approval of QuantiFERON®-TB Gold Plus (QFT®-Plus)...


Jun 08, 2017, 08:30 ET Medizone International Expands Global Sales Potential by Addressing the Death Care Industry with AsepticSure®

Medizone International, Inc. (OTCQB: MZEI) announces the completion of a study that demonstrates the efficacy of AsepticSure® in killing...


Jun 08, 2017, 07:04 ET Mitralklappeninsuffizienz-Therapie von 4C Medical im TVT Innovation Forum 2017 vertreten

Neues supra-annulares Implantat ist eine von fünf vorgestellten Innovationen 4C Medical Technologies Inc., Entwickler minimal-invasiver...


Jun 08, 2017, 07:04 ET 4C Medical's Mitral Regurgitation Therapy to be Featured in 2017 TVT Innovation Forum

4C Medical Technologies, Inc., a developer of minimally invasive therapies for structural heart disease, today announced that its medical device...


Jun 08, 2017, 05:00 ET Big Data and Precision Medicine are Helping Identify Patients who Improve with Lyme Disease Treatment

A new study suggests that developing effective treatments for Lyme disease may depend on understanding which patients respond to different...


Jun 07, 2017, 15:17 ET MedNet Solutions Set To Attend And Exhibit At DIA 2017

MedNet Solutions, an innovative cloud-based eClinical technology company that supports the entire spectrum of clinical research, is pleased to...


Jun 07, 2017, 10:12 ET EPA Enterprises launches Cutter™ Lyme Disease Tick Test that provides quick, inexpensive and 99.9% accurate DNA test result.

You find a tick on yourself, your child, or your pet. You worry, does it carry Lyme disease? Now, finding an answer can be as close as your...


Jun 07, 2017, 08:38 ET Ticked Off About These Pests: Tips to Avoid Ticks This Summer

Health officials and pest experts are warning that an increase in tick populations can be expected this year. The Centers for Disease Control and...


Jun 07, 2017, 08:30 ET Cryoport Expands Agreement with Sanaria to Support Grant Awards with U.S. National Institutes of Health and U.S. Army

Cryoport, Inc. (NASDAQ: CYRX, CYRXW), the world's leading cryogenic logistics company dedicated to the life sciences industry, announces that it...


Jun 07, 2017, 08:05 ET Novavax RSV F Vaccine Phase 2 Clinical Trial Data in Women of Child Bearing Age Published in Vaccine

Novavax, Inc., (Nasdaq:NVAX) today announced that data from the second of two Phase 2 trials of its RSV F protein recombinant nanoparticle vaccine...