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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13:00 ET Social Impact Investor David Drake Joins Genetic Immunity's Dermavir ICO Advisory Board to Fight Infectious Diseases

Genetic Immunity, Inc., a Phase II biotechnology company developing an immunotherapy technology platform for the treatment of infectious diseases,...


12:16 ET NSF International Partners With Homeyer Consulting to Prevent Legionella in Healthcare Facilities

Global public health and safety organization NSF International is partnering with Homeyer Consulting Services, Inc. to provide healthcare...


09:18 ET bioGO™ Introduces 'BioProduction Agility' to Accelerate Biotech Innovation

Germfree has released bioGO™ this week in New York at INTERPHEX. The biomanufacturing platform represents a completely new approach to quick and...


09:00 ET Antimicrobial Susceptibility Test Market to Touch US$ 3,800.0 Mn by 2025, Says TMR

Transparency Market Research (TMR) has published a new report titled, "Antimicrobial Susceptibility Test Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size,...


06:59 ET BD Unveils Suite of Diagnostic Informatics and Automation Innovations

FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., April 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE: BDX), a leading global medical technology company,...


Apr 18, 2018, 18:00 ET PATH and Mologic advance a new diagnostic test to support malaria elimination

PATH and United Kingdom-based test developer Mologic have entered an agreement to advance a new rapid diagnostic test to support treatment and...


Apr 18, 2018, 10:06 ET Hero Wipes® to Unveil New Bloodborne Pathogen Antiseptic Wipes for EMS Providers at FDIC 2018

Original Hero Wipes® FIRE are the first and only on-site decontamination wipes specifically formulated for firefighters that have been tested and...


Apr 18, 2018, 09:30 ET Mesa Biotech to Demonstrate New Molecular POC Testing Platform at the European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases

Mesa Biotech Inc., a privately-held, molecular diagnostic company that has developed an affordable PCR (polymerase chain reaction) testing platform...


Apr 18, 2018, 07:39 ET New Study: Patients Could Save Time and Money If Neighborhood Pharmacies Can Administer More Vaccines

Patients could save time and money if federal law is reformed to allow pharmacists to administer all CDC recommended vaccines, a new study released...


Apr 17, 2018, 08:59 ET Pioneering Clinical Practice Live Implementation Proves Effectiveness of Medial EarlySign's AI-Based Tool to Identify Patients at High Risk of Having Colorectal Cancer

Medial EarlySign (www.earlysign.com), a leader in machine-learning (ML) based solutions to improve disease management, today announced the...


Apr 17, 2018, 08:43 ET Arrevus announces receipt of NIH Fast-Track grant to support the development of ARV-1502 against multi-drug resistant bacteremia.

Arrevus Inc. (www.arrevus.com), a biotechnology company focused on developing chaperone protein inhibitors for infectious diseases, today announced...


Apr 17, 2018, 00:01 ET Report: Nation Better Prepared To Manage Health Emergencies Than Five Years Ago

An annual assessment of the nation's day-to-day readiness for managing health emergencies improved significantly over the past five years, though...


Apr 16, 2018, 11:00 ET 'Mono' Virus Linked to Seven Serious Diseases

A far-reaching study conducted by scientists at Cincinnati Children's reports that the Epstein-Barr virus (EBV)—best known for causing...


Apr 16, 2018, 09:30 ET Infectious Disease Diagnostics Market Worth 19.35 Billion USD by 2022

According to a new market research report "Infectious Disease Diagnostics Market by Product & Service (Assay, Kit & Reagent,...


Apr 16, 2018, 08:49 ET RareCyte introduces the CyteFinder® HT instrument at AACR for high throughput slide-based imaging optimized for single cell Liquid Biopsy

RareCyte, Inc., a global rare cell detection and liquid biopsy company, announces its newest product, CyteFinder HT in conjunction with the...


Apr 16, 2018, 08:46 ET Viriom to Present Pre-Clinical Studies with Elsulfavirine/VM1500A Long-Acting Parenteral and Oral Formulations at the International Conference on HIV/AIDS, STDs & STIs 2018

Viriom Inc. today announced that its study report "Elsulfavirine/VM1500A Long-Acting Parenteral and Oral Formulations for Treatment and Prevention...


Apr 16, 2018, 08:41 ET What's Next in Microbiology Testing? New Report Provides Details

Continued advances in technology to detect infectious disease will continue to fuel growth in the microbiology market, according to Kalorama...


Apr 16, 2018, 08:00 ET Boots on the Ground: Reports from CDC's Disease Detectives

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will hold its 67th Annual Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS) Conference April 16-19,...


Apr 16, 2018, 06:15 ET Artemis Therapeutics Announces Additional Patent Issuance For Artemisone For The Treatment Of Viral Infections

Artemis Therapeutics, Inc. (OTCQB: ATMS), ("Artemis" or the "Company"), a pharmaceutical company developing new therapies for the treatment of...


Apr 13, 2018, 12:30 ET Global Infectious Disease Diagnostic Testing 2018: Nearly a Third of the Revenues Earned from Clinical Testing Products are Earned from Products that Detect Infectious Diseases

The "Infectious Disease Diagnostic Testing: World Market Analysis of TB, Flu, HIV, Hepatitis, Strep A, Malaria, HPV, Blood Screening, STDs,...


Apr 12, 2018, 15:40 ET Houston Methodist to Bring Successful Sepsis Reduction Program to Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Houston Methodist Global Health Services is working with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the Ministry of Health to decrease sepsis across the...


Apr 12, 2018, 10:00 ET Global Point-of-Care (POC) Infectious Disease Diagnostic Testing Market Analysis & Forecasts 2014-2022

The "Point of Care (POC) Infectious Disease Diagnostic Testing Market" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. According to...


Apr 12, 2018, 08:39 ET Mercy Corps: Facing Famine Threat, Millions of Somalis in Desperate Need

Facing a crushing and continuing drought, Somalia needs urgent investment if it is to avoid another humanitarian crisis, warns the global...


Apr 12, 2018, 08:00 ET MilliporeSigma Helps Accelerate Global Access to Affordable Vaccines

-- Collaboration with Oxford University to develop cost-effective vaccine manufacturing processes, accelerate vaccine availability -- Company...


Apr 12, 2018, 08:00 ET Merck colabora para acelerar el acceso mundial a las vacunas asequibles

- Colabora con la Universidad de Oxford para desarrollar procesos rentables de fabricación de vacunas y acelerar su disponibilidad. - Las...