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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Sep 18, 2017, 08:30 ET Thermo Fisher Scientific Laboratory Freezers Earn U.S. EPA ENERGY STAR Rating

Laboratories can now rely on Thermo Fisher Scientific's expanded line of cold-storage products to help them meet their goals for both productivity...


Sep 18, 2017, 07:00 ET Medizone International announces the appointment of David A. Dodd as new Chief Executive Officer

Medizone International, Inc. (OTCQB: MZEI), the developer of AsepticSure®, a revolutionary disinfection technology that combines ozone and hydrogen...


Sep 18, 2017, 07:00 ET MeMed Completes Trilogy of Clinical Studies with More Than 2,000 Patients Validating First Ever Blood Test to Accurately Distinguish Between Bacterial and Viral Infections

MeMed today announced positive results from a large, external double-blinded PATHFINDER study that met its primary endpoint, independently...


Sep 18, 2017, 03:00 ET MeMed schließt drei klinische Studien mit mehr als 2.000 Patienten zur Validierung eines Bluttests zur Unterscheidung von bakteriellen und viralen Infektionen ab

- Die Ergebnisse der umfangreichen, externen, doppelblinden Studie PATHFINDER wurde online in Pediatrics veröffentlicht - Studie...


Sep 18, 2017, 03:00 ET MeMed clôt un ensemble de trois études cliniques auxquelles ont participé plus de 2 000 patients, validant ainsi le tout premier test sanguin destiné à distinguer avec précision les infections bactériennes des infections virales

- Résultats de l'étude PATHFINDER, une étude externe en double aveugle et de grande envergure , parue en ligne dans la revue Pediatrics...


Sep 15, 2017, 17:36 ET CDC and Texas Health Officials Warn About Illness Linked to Raw Milk from Texas Dairy

People who consumed raw milk or raw milk products from one Texas dairy should contact their health care provider immediately, warn health...


Sep 14, 2017, 02:30 ET DIAsource ImmunoAssays SA a fait l'acquisition de Viro-Immun Diagnostics GmbH

La société belge DIAsource ImmunoAssays SA, spécialisée dans le développement, la vente et la distribution de produits de diagnostic clinique a...


Sep 14, 2017, 02:30 ET DIAsource ImmunoAssays SA hat die Viro-Immun Diagnostics GmbH übernommen

Mit Wirkung zum September 2017, erwarb das belgische Unternehmen DIAsource ImmunoAssays SA - ein Spezialist in der Entwicklung, dem Verkauf und...


Sep 14, 2017, 02:30 ET DIAsource ImmunoAssays - adquisición de todos los activos de Viro-Immun Diagnostics GmbH

Desde septiembre de 2017, DIAsource ImmunoAssays SA, empresa con sede en Bélgica y especializada en el desarrollo, la venta y la distribución de...


Sep 13, 2017, 16:55 ET BiondVax Announces Public Offering of American Depositary Shares

BiondVax Pharmaceuticals Ltd. (Nasdaq: BVXV) (TASE: BVXV), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing...


Sep 13, 2017, 15:49 ET FDA Advisory Committee votes unanimously for Shingrix (HZ/su) in the US for prevention of herpes zoster (shingles) in adults ages 50 and over

GlaxoSmithKline plc (LSE/NYSE: GSK) announced today that the Vaccines and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee (VRBPAC) of the US Food...


Sep 13, 2017, 11:00 ET Boston University Research Shows RayVio UVB LED is 2.4 Times More Efficient Than Sunlight for Producing Vitamin D3 in Human Skin

Research published today in Scientific Reports shows that light from RayVio's 293nm ultraviolet (UV) LED is more efficient than sunlight at...


Sep 13, 2017, 08:14 ET Mymetics to Present New Preclinical Data on Thermostable and Cold-Chain Independent Virosome based Vaccines

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


Sep 12, 2017, 11:00 ET Dr. Tom Frieden to Lead New Global Health Initiative, Backed by $225 Million in Funding from Bloomberg Philanthropies, the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Resolve, a groundbreaking $225 million global health initiative and the first to be funded by three leading philanthropies - Bloomberg...


Sep 12, 2017, 10:00 ET The 5th International mRNA Health Conference to Showcase Advances in mRNA Cancer Therapy, Antibody Development and Vaccines

The 5th International mRNA Health Conference has unveiled the preliminary schedule for its two-day conference taking place on November 1-2 in...


Sep 12, 2017, 10:00 ET Global Infectious Vaccines Partnering Terms and Agreements Analysis 2010-2017 - Latest Deal Trends, Players and Financials

The "Global Infectious Vaccines Partnering Terms and Agreements 2010 to 2017: Deal trends, players and financials" report has been added to...


Sep 12, 2017, 09:00 ET Elton John AIDS Foundation to Commemorate Its 25th Year and Honor Founder Sir Elton John During Annual New York Fall Gala

On Tuesday, November 7, 2017, the Elton John AIDS Foundation (EJAF) will host its annual New York Fall Gala at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine...


Sep 12, 2017, 07:30 ET Aethlon Medical Receives Expedited Access Pathway Designation from FDA to Accelerate U.S. Access to the Hemopurifier® as a Treatment for Life-Threatening Viruses

Aethlon Medical, Inc. (Nasdaq: AEMD), a therapeutic technology company focused on unmet needs in global health and biodefense, announced today that...


Sep 12, 2017, 05:00 ET Top 6 Infectious Disease Therapeutics Market Worth $86.2 Billion by 2025: Grand View Research, Inc.

The global Top 6 Infectious Disease Therapeutics Market is expected to reach USD 86.2 billion by 2025, according to a new report by Grand View...


Sep 11, 2017, 14:07 ET Petland Partners With CDC

Each year nearly 1.3 million Americans are infected with Campylobacter. The most likely form of infection comes from consuming chicken....