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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16 Jan, 2018, 08:15 GMT $1 Million Prize for Alzheimer's Disease Germ Announced by Dr. Leslie Norins on ALZgerm.org

Leslie Norins, MD, PhD, CEO of Alzheimer's Germ Quest, Inc., announces a $1 million challenge award for the scientist who provides persuasive...


09 Jan, 2018, 18:00 GMT Global Infection Control Market 2017-2022: Rising Importance of Single-Use Medical Nonwovens and Medical Devices

The "Infection Control Market by Disinfection Products, Sterilization Products, End User - Global Forecast to 2022" report has been added to...


28 Dec, 2017, 12:00 GMT Infectious Disease Therapeutics Market - Expected to Reach $86.2 Billion by 2025

The "Infectious Disease Therapeutics Market Analysis by Disease Type (HIV infection, Influenza, Malaria, Tuberculosis, Hepatitis andHPV...


27 Dec, 2017, 16:00 GMT Point-of-Care Infectious Disease Diagnostics/Testing Market - Expected to Reach $1.9 Billion by 2025

The "Point-of-Care Infectious Disease Diagnostics/Testing Market, 2014 - 2025" report has been added to Research and Markets' offering. The...


27 Dec, 2017, 07:29 GMT Test For AKI Risk Assessment Could Lead To Safer ICU Care

Astute Medical Says New Study Shows NephroCheck Test Can Expose Risk of AKI Stemming From Nephrotoxic Antibiotics and Other Renal Insults....


19 Dec, 2017, 13:30 GMT Infection Control Market Worth 21.06 Billion USD by 2022

According to a new market research "Infection Control Market by Disinfection Products (Disinfectant, Wipes, Sprays, AER, Wraps), Sterilization...


13 Dec, 2017, 16:04 GMT Eurocine Vaccines Challenges the Flu

While Australia has faced one of the harshest influenza seasons of decades[1], Eurocine Vaccines prepares for the next phase of development, a...


08 Dec, 2017, 16:58 GMT PolyU Reveals High Prevalence of Bacteria that Carry the Colistin Resistance Gene mcr-1 in Human, Food and Environmental Samples

Food Safety and Technology Research Centre of the Department of Applied Biology and Chemical Technology (ABCT), The Hong Kong Polytechnic...


07 Dec, 2017, 13:30 GMT Swine Respiratory Diseases Treatment Market Revenue is Expected to Reach US$ 2,700 Mn by 2027 - Future Market Insights

Swine respiratory diseases treatment is carried out by drugs and vaccines that help in curing or preventing PRRS (porcine reproductive and...


06 Dec, 2017, 15:32 GMT Six Arrested and Held in Zambia for Illicit Sale of HIV and Antimalarial Products

Investigation by USAID Inspector General Leads to Joint Law Enforcement Action Last week, authorities in Zambia arrested and held six...


29 Nov, 2017, 18:00 GMT Global Bacterial Conjunctivitis Market 2017-2025 - Supportive Regulatory Environment for Bacterial Conjunctivitis Products

The "Global Bacterial Conjunctivitis Market Size, Market Share, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Growth Trends, Key Players, Competitive...


28 Nov, 2017, 13:30 GMT Global Condom Industry Growing at a Rapid Pace on Rising Awareness Towards Disease Prevention

Market analysts are forecasting steady growth for the Global Condom Industry based on such factors as rise in sexually transmitted diseases,...


22 Nov, 2017, 08:00 GMT Debiopharm International SA Launches Clinical Trials Website: patients.debiopharm.com

The website provides patients with helpful information on the company's clinical trials Debiopharm International SA (Debiopharm -...


21 Nov, 2017, 20:00 GMT Novus Therapeutics to Present at the 29th Annual Piper Jaffray Healthcare Conference

Novus Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: NVUS), a development stage specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the development of products for disorders...


16 Nov, 2017, 12:11 GMT Meet the Experts: Mölnlycke 2017 Stop Pressure Ulcer Day Webinars

Mölnlycke, a world-leading medical solutions company, is presenting two expert webinars on pressure ulcer prevention. The free-of-charge broadcasts...


08 Nov, 2017, 19:01 GMT OxThera Strengthens Patent Portfolio for Treatment of Hyperoxaluria

OxThera AB announced today that it has recently been granted two new US patents, three new European patents and patents in Canada, China,...


08 Nov, 2017, 09:00 GMT A New, Harmonized Approach Takes a Stand against Rising Rates and Poor Outcomes for Cancer in Sub-Saharan Africa

National Comprehensive Cancer Network introduces targeted regional resources created in collaboration with the African Cancer Coalition, the...


27 Oct, 2017, 08:00 BST Prequalified by WHO: SumiShield® 50WG - a new Mode of Action Chemistry for use in the Fight Against Malaria Transmitting Mosquitoes

- New active ingredient, Clothianidin, used for the first time in vector control - Single mode of action chemistry for effective...


26 Oct, 2017, 14:30 BST The Future of the U.S. Biologics and Biosimilars Treatment Market for Psoriasis

The U.S. psoriasis treatment market for Biologics and Biosimilars was estimated at $6.6bn in 2016 is projected to almost double during the...


25 Oct, 2017, 16:30 BST Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) - Epidemiology Forecast to 2025

Bharat Book Bureau announces the addition of the report "Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) - Epidemiology Forecast to 2025" to its...


25 Oct, 2017, 01:00 BST Charoen Pokphand Foods announces global policy on responsible antimicrobials use

Charoen Pokphand Foods PLC (CPF) has adopted a vision on responsible antimicrobials use in livestock and aquaculture businesses, a global policy...


24 Oct, 2017, 14:49 BST Mindray Receives CE Marking Approval for HIV and HBV CLIA Test Kits

Mindray is the first and only Chinese medical device company to have passed the assessment of the European Directive 98/79/EC (IVDD) for List A...


24 Oct, 2017, 13:30 BST Frost & Sullivan Applauds GenePOC's Commitment to Advancing Molecular Diagnostics through Technological Leadership and Patient-centric Innovation

GenePOC's multifactorial strategy, as it innovates toward global leadership, expands testing menus tailored to specific geographies Based on...


13 Oct, 2017, 18:16 BST Sofidel Marks Global Handwashing Day With Eleven Rules for a Day of Hygiene

15th October is Global Handwashing Day and according to the Global Handwashing Partnership, raising awareness on proper handwashing has brought a...


12 Oct, 2017, 17:00 BST Mosquito Repellent Market by Type and Application, Forecast to 2022

The Global Mosquito Repellent Market has been growing rapidly owing to rise in number of mosquito based diseases. Recently, the growth in mosquito...