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.

Latest Infection Control

20 Jul, 2017, 18:00 BST Vaccines and Influenza Drugs Market to Grow 10.24% CAGR by 2022 Says a new Research at ReportsnReports

Influenza Drugs and Vaccines Market - By Drugs (Zanamivir, Oseltamivir Phosphate, Peramivir), By Vaccine (Trivalent, Quadrivalent) - Analysis By...


19 Jul, 2017, 02:30 BST Anti-Infective Vaccines Market at 8.42% CAGR by 2021 Analysis by Disease and Vaccine Type at New Research in ReportsnReports

Global Anti-Infective Vaccine market is projected to exhibit a CAGR of over 5.88% during 2016 - 2021, on account of rising incidences of typhoid,...


14 Jul, 2017, 14:00 BST Mariana Geralde is Recipient of 2017 Basic PDT Research Excellence Award

COIMBRA, Portugal, July 14, 2017 /CNW/ - At the 16th International Photodynamic Association (IPA) World Congress in Coimbra, Mariana Geralde was...


12 Jul, 2017, 12:30 BST Oxitec's Friendly™ Aedes Mosquito Receives Positive Evaluation for European Standard in Relation to Human Health and the Environment

RIVM concludes negligible risk of Oxitec's Friendly™ Aedes mosquitoes France's High Council for Biotechnology also publishes Supportive...


12 Jul, 2017, 08:00 BST Power of Korea ICT, Leading international cooperation to prevent the spread of infectious diseases

KT's international solution of preventing and blocking the world health crisis through telecommunication operator's Big Data has been successfully...


11 Jul, 2017, 15:00 BST Oxitec Launching Friendly™ Aedes Project in Juiz de Fora, Brazil

Oxitec Ltd., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Intrexon Corporation (NYSE: XON), today announced Oxitec do Brasil has signed a contract to launch the...


06 Jul, 2017, 13:30 BST Oxitec's Friendly™ Aedes Mosquito Receives Positive Evaluation for European Standard in relation to Human Health and the Environment

RIVM concludes negligible risk of Oxitec's Friendly™ Aedes mosquitoes France's High Council for Biotechnology also publishes Supportive Position...


04 Jul, 2017, 07:00 BST Roche launches the first fully automated CE marked HIV-1/HIV-2 qualitative diagnostic test on cobas® 6800/8800 Systems

Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) announced today the commercial availability of the cobas® HIV-1/HIV-2 for use on the automated cobas® 6800/8800...


28 Jun, 2017, 18:32 BST Professor Tayyaba Hasan Receives IPA Award for Significant Advancement of Photodynamic Therapy

At the 16th International Photodynamic Association (IPA) World Congress in Coimbra, Professor Tayyaba Hasan was the recipient of the 2017 AWARD FOR...


28 Jun, 2017, 13:00 BST GenePOC Announces an Exclusive Distribution Agreement with Cardinal Health Covering the US Market

GenePOC announces the signing of an exclusive distribution agreement with Cardinal Health to become its commercial partner in the United States...


27 Jun, 2017, 15:00 BST Global Infection Control Market 2014-2017 & 2025 - Focus on Equipment, Disinfectors, Sterilization Equipment, Services, Consumables

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Infection Control Market Analysis By Type (Equipment, Disinfectors, Sterilization...


26 Jun, 2017, 21:25 BST Professor Michael Wilson Receives IPA Lifetime Achievement Award in Antimicrobial PDT Research

At the 16th International Photodynamic Association (IPA) World Congress in Coimbra, Professor Michael Wilson was the recipient of the 2017 LIFETIME...


20 Jun, 2017, 09:23 BST kENUP: European Investment Bank (EIB) supports Development and Production of Universal Flu Vaccine Candidate

The European Investment Bank (EIB) and BiondVax Pharmaceuticals Ltd., developer of the Universal Flu Vaccine candidate M-001, announced that they...


12 Jun, 2017, 14:30 BST Global Leaders Unite to Bring Polio One Step Closer to Eradication

Countries and partners pledge US$ 1.2 billion to protect 450 million children from polio every year Today, global health leaders gathered...


08 Jun, 2017, 12:04 BST 4C Medical's Mitral Regurgitation Therapy to be Featured in 2017 TVT Innovation Forum

Novel Supra-Annular Implant is One of Five Innovations to be Highlighted 4C Medical Technologies, Inc., a developer of minimally invasive...


31 May, 2017, 19:40 BST Global Infection Control and Biosafety Products Market - Analysis, Technologies & Forecasts to 2021 - By Products & End Users - Research and Markets

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Infection Control and Biosafety Products Market 2017-2021" report to their...


31 May, 2017, 13:00 BST Intrexon's Head of Environment Sector Joins Brazil Investment Forum to Discuss Importance of Vector Control and Economic Impact of Vector-borne Diseases

Oxitec, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Intrexon Corporation (NYSE: XON), announced that Lt. Gen. (Ret.) Tom Bostick, Ph.D., P.E., SVP, Head of...


30 May, 2017, 22:27 BST Animal Health Matters: Human Health Relies on Animal Health; Collaboration Vital to Protecting People From Disease

A new initiative has shown that potentially catastrophic diseases affecting humans can be avoided by addressing animal health and...


23 May, 2017, 16:45 BST Infectious Disease Molecular Diagnostics Market Report 2017 - At the Height of the Influenza or Flu Season, up to 6% of all U.S. Outpatient Visits Can be for Influenza-like Illness - Research and Markets

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Infectious Disease Molecular Diagnostics Market (Hepatitis, HIV/CT/NG/HPV and Other...


23 May, 2017, 12:30 BST Dragonfly Therapeutics Adds Natural Killer Cell-Based Cancer Immunotherapy Expert to Its Scientific Advisory Board

Dr. Adelheid Cerwenka, professor at Heidelberg University and head of the Innate Immunity group in the German Cancer Research Center in Heidelberg,...


23 May, 2017, 10:00 BST Grifols Makes Procleix Zika Virus Assay Available for Screening Blood Donations to Countries Accepting CE Mark

- Grifols strengthens its Procleix portfolio with the CE marking for Procleix Zika Virus Assay - Blood banks in countries that accept the CE Mark*...


22 May, 2017, 10:30 BST Infection Control Market Size Worth $258.3 Billion by 2025: Grand View Research, Inc.

The global infection control market is expected to reach USD 258.3 billion by 2025, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. The...


19 May, 2017, 11:45 BST Global Hepatitis C Disease Forecast and Market Analysis 2017-2035: Clinical Pipeline Overview, Marketed Drugs and Early-Phase Opportunities - Research and Markets

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Hepatitis C Disease Forecast and Market Analysis to 2035" report to their offering....


15 May, 2017, 08:30 BST EU Leaders Urge Funding of Critically-needed New Tools against Drug-resistant Tuberculosis - TB Alliance, TuBerculosis Vaccine Initiative and Deutsche Stiftung Weltbevölkerung High-Level Meeting

Participants at high-level meeting seek to end TB health threat in Europe Leaders from the governments of France and the Netherlands today...


01 May, 2017, 17:22 BST Terumo BCT Announces 2016 Advancing Apheresis Award Winner; Opens Applications for 2017

Terumo BCT funds a $10,000 USD grant to Aarhus University Hospital for solving venous access challenges Terumo BCT, a global medical device...