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 16, 2019, 16:05 ET Inovio Sharpens Focus On HPV-Related Diseases And Fast-to-Market Product Candidates

Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: INO) announced today that it has sharpened its corporate strategy to focus on the commercial development of its ...


Jul 16, 2019, 14:00 ET KYSLECEL™ with 24-hour expiration time improves access to chronic pancreatitis treatment across the United States

Koligo Therapeutics, Inc. announced that it has made KYSLECEL (autologous pancreatic islets) with a 24-hour expiration time available throughout the...


Jul 16, 2019, 13:00 ET Consumer Advocacy Group, Responsible Telemedicine, Sues WebMD for False Advertising, Withholding of Material Information and Violation of Patient Trust

Responsible Telemedicine is a 501(c)(4) registered non-profit that works to safeguard the health and well-being of patients that choose to utilize...


Jul 16, 2019, 07:38 ET Compugen Expands Intellectual Property Portfolio for COM701 with New U.S. Patent Covering Combination Use with anti-PD-1 Antibody

Compugen Ltd. (NASDAQ: CGEN), a clinical-stage cancer immunotherapy company and leader in predictive target discovery, announced today that the...


Jul 12, 2019, 08:30 ET Veterinary Infectious Disease Diagnostics Market Worth $2.2 Billion by 2024 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

According to the new market research report "Veterinary Infectious Disease Diagnostics Market by Technology (Immunodiagnostics (Lateral Flow Assays,...


Jul 12, 2019, 07:00 ET Global Cholera Vaccines Market Outlook to 2024 - AstraZeneca, Shantha Biotechnics, Valneva, Merck & Co, and PaxVax are Leading the Competition

The "Cholera Vaccines Market - Growth, Trends, and Forecast (2019 - 2024)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The growth of...


Jul 12, 2019, 05:06 ET Blood Transfusion Diagnostics Market to Expand at 5.9% CAGR Till 2025-end due to Rising Concerns About Infectious Diseases, Says TMR

Transparency Market Research (TMR) predicts that the global blood transfusion diagnostics market stood at US$3.0 bn in 2016 and is estimated to...


Jul 11, 2019, 11:00 ET Bay Area Lyme Foundation Tick Testing Program Adds Bartonella Pathogen Assay

Bay Area Lyme Foundation, a leading sponsor of Lyme disease research in the U.S., today announced the relaunch of its nationwide free tick testing...


Jul 11, 2019, 08:43 ET NIH Awards Grant to Enable Biosciences to Develop Improved Lyme Disease Test

The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), has awarded a one-year Phase I...


Jul 11, 2019, 08:10 ET The global anti-infective agents market size is expected to reach over USD 144.8 billion by 2026

Anti-infective Agents Market Size, Share & Trend Analysis By Type (Antibacterial, Antifungal, Antiviral), By Route of Administration (Oral, Topical,...


Jul 10, 2019, 16:50 ET Global Liver Institute (GLI) Applauds Trump Administration for Executive Order to Improve America's Transplant System

Today the President signed an executive order and announced a series of initiatives under the title Advancing American Kidney Health; however,...


Jul 10, 2019, 11:34 ET Cantel Announces Retirement of Eric Nodiff, General Counsel; Jeff Mann Named Successor

Cantel Medical Corp. (NYSE: CMD) announced today that Eric Nodiff, Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary, will be retiring on July...


Jul 09, 2019, 09:05 ET Bennett Foundation donates $500,000 to Muscular Dystrophy Association in honor of the late TV Pioneer Bob Bennett

The Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) announced today that the Bennett Foundation is graciously donating $500,000 for the Los Angeles area MDA...


Jul 09, 2019, 09:00 ET Pharmacists for Healthier Lives Releases Statement on the Importance of Vaccinations

Pharmacists for Healthier Lives - a coalition of pharmacy organizations seeking to raise consumer awareness of the full range of essential healthcare ...


Jul 08, 2019, 08:30 ET Accelerate Diagnostics Schedules Call to Review Second Quarter 2019 Results

Accelerate Diagnostics, Inc. (NASDAQ: AXDX) announced today that it will report financial results for the second quarter of 2019 after the market...


Jul 08, 2019, 08:00 ET Intent Solutions Joins University of Kentucky Program to Eliminate Hepatitis C in Appalachia

Intent Solutions, an Atlanta-based company that provides technology to improve prescription drug safety and adherence, announced today that it is...


Jul 08, 2019, 03:10 ET Alzheimer's disease virus research spotlighted at HHV-6 conference, reports Dr. Leslie Norins of Alzheimer's Germ Quest, Inc.

Evidence indicating human herpesvirus 6 (HHV-6) and related herpesviruses may contribute to the causation of Alzheimer's disease was presented in...


Jul 04, 2019, 08:30 ET Syndromic Multiplex Diagnostics: Global Market Analysis Through 2019-2023 with Profiles of Key Syndromic Testing Companies

The "Syndromic Multiplex Diagnostic Markets - Strategies and Trends, Forecasts by Syndrome (Respiratory, Sepsis, GI etc.) by Country, with Market...


Jul 03, 2019, 16:29 ET Pet Supplies Plus Issues Consumer Advisory for Bulk Pig Ear Product

With the recent announcements of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) investigating...


Jul 02, 2019, 14:10 ET The global point of care diagnostic market is anticipated to grow at a CAGR of 9.28% between 2019 and 2027 to generate revenue of $57,482 million by 2027

KEY FINDINGS The global point of care diagnostic market is anticipated to grow at a CAGR of 9.28% between 2019 and 2027 to generate revenue of...


Jul 02, 2019, 05:17 ET Last chlamydia-free koala population may safeguard future of species

The last, large, isolated, healthy chlamydia-free population of koalas in Australia may have been identified on Kangaroo Island, said Morris Animal...


Jul 01, 2019, 13:45 ET The Zika virus therapeutics market at a CAGR of over 4% during the forecast period

Global Zika Virus Therapeutics Market: About this market Our Zika virus therapeutics market analysis considers the revenues based on products such as ...


Jul 01, 2019, 11:57 ET Equitas Health, Prism Health North Texas Announce New Partnership to Increase Access to Affordable Prescription Drugs in North Texas

Ohio-based Equitas Health and Dallas-based Prism Health North Texas (PHNTX) announced today a new partnership that forms an integrated care model...


Jul 01, 2019, 08:31 ET Aethlon Medical, Inc. and SeaStar Medical, Inc. Announce Strategic Joint Cross-Licensing Agreement

Aethlon Medical, Inc. (Nasdaq: AEMD) and SeaStar Medical, Inc. today announced a cross-licensing agreement to jointly develop their respective...


Jul 01, 2019, 04:00 ET Enesi Pharma Adds Global Vaccine and Infectious Disease Expert Steven Chatfield to Its Scientific Advisory Board

Enesi Pharma, the innovative pharmaceutical company developing unique injectable solid dose vaccine products, announces the appointment of Dr Steven...