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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23 Jan, 2020, 12:18 GMT Alwaleed Philanthropies 40th Anniversary Recognised at Leading Davos Event

Alwaleed Philanthropies, chaired by HRH Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, the global philanthropic foundation, received recognition at ...


07 Jan, 2020, 08:00 GMT Beckman Coulter announces installation of DxH 900 and Early Sepsis Indicator at award-winning NHS pathology partnership

Beckman Coulter, a global leader in clinical diagnostics, announced today that South West London Pathology (SWLP) has implemented DxH 900 haematology ...


21 Dec, 2019, 15:30 GMT Enzymatica's CEO Resigns

"Fredrik has received an attractive offer which was difficult to resist. Since Fredrik assumed the role as CEO of Enzymatica in 2015, the company has ...


12 Dec, 2019, 04:50 GMT Mexican Society of Public Health (SMSP) signs MoU with StratifiCare to study effectiveness of Dengue prognostic test in Mexico

The Mexican Society of Public Health (Sociedad Mexicana de Salud Pública; SMSP) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with StratifiCare, one ...


09 Dec, 2019, 08:00 GMT 61st ASH Congress 2019: Menarini Ricerche Presents the Latest Updates About the First In Human Clinical Trial of SEL24/MEN1703

Menarini Ricerche is progressing with the clinical development of SEL24/MEN1703, and will be presenting the design of the ongoing First In Human...


04 Dec, 2019, 11:22 GMT FDA Grants Orphan Drug Designation to APR Applied Pharma Research's Investigational Drug for the Treatment of Epidermolysis Bullosa

APR Applied Pharma Research sa ("APR"), the Swiss pharma company focused in niche and rare therapeutic areas, announces that the US Food and Drug...


04 Dec, 2019, 10:36 GMT Okayama University Research - Primary Intraocular Lymphoma Does Not Always Spread to the Central Nervous System

Researchers at Okayama University report in the Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hematopathology that primary intraocular lymphoma, a cancer in...


03 Dec, 2019, 09:10 GMT Novasep Launches oXYgene™, a Fully Integrated Offer for Boosting Viral Vector Production

Novasep, a leading supplier of services and technologies for the life sciences industry, presents oXYgene™, a new offer for construction and...


21 Nov, 2019, 18:17 GMT Alwaleed Philanthropies Joins the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Partners With New Commitment to Eradicate Polio

His Royal Highness Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal AlSaud, Chairman of Alwaleed Philanthropies, joined Bill Gates and leading figures from the...


21 Nov, 2019, 16:30 GMT EW Nutrition Appoints Dan Rosener as Key Account Manager - Swine

EW Nutrition has announced a new top hire, further enhancing its customer focus with the arrival of Dr. Dan Rosener as Key Account Manager – Swine....


21 Nov, 2019, 08:00 GMT Matrix Achieves ISO 27001 Certification

Matrix, a leading solutions provider to asset owners and managers, today announced that it has achieved International Standards Organization (ISO)...


19 Nov, 2019, 13:00 GMT Firmenich Proves Malodor Control Is a Key Lever in Tackling Today's Sanitation Crisis

Marking World Toilet Day, Firmenich, the world's largest privately-owned perfume and taste company, released pioneering research demonstrating that...


19 Nov, 2019, 01:09 GMT WuXi Biologics Congratulates Tychan on the World's First Yellow Fever Antibody Tested Safe and Efficacious in Human Volunteers

WuXi Biologics ("WuXi Bio") (2269.HK), a leading global open-access biologics technology platform company offering end-to-end solutions for biologics ...


13 Nov, 2019, 15:00 GMT MeMed Wins €2.5M Award from European Innovation Council

MeMed Ltd., a leader in host response-based diagnostic solutions, today announced that it has received €2.5 million in non-dilutive funding from the...


13 Nov, 2019, 13:00 GMT Infection Control (Disinfection & Sterilization) Market 2019 Size, Competitors Strategy, Trends, Demands and Forecast to 2025 - ReportsnReports

Infection control is the discipline concerned with preventing nosocomial or healthcare-associated infection, a practical sub-discipline of...


08 Nov, 2019, 08:00 GMT Debiopharm Progresses in Their Stand Against Drug-resistant N. Gonorrhoeae With Extended CARB-X Funding of Their Debio 1453 Antibiotic Program

Debiopharm (www.debiopharm.com), a Swiss biopharmaceutical company, announced today it has been awarded the 2nd phase funding from the Combating...


06 Nov, 2019, 13:51 GMT Abbott Announces Discovery of New Strain of HIV, Keeping Global Health Community a Step Ahead of the Virus

Abbott (NYSE: ABT) announced today that a team of its scientists identified a new subtype of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), called HIV-1...


29 Oct, 2019, 15:00 GMT Market Share in Nanotechnology and Nanomedicine for Treatment of Viral Infections Could Reach Tens of Billion Dollars

There is much activity in the nanotechnology & nanomedicine markets as new treatments and human clinical trials are growing at a record pace. And...


29 Oct, 2019, 13:30 GMT Varicella Live Vaccine Market to Reach $4.22 Bn by 2026, Globally, at 5.7% CAGR, Says Allied Market Research

Allied Market Research recently published a report, titled, "Varicella Live Vaccine Market by Product (Monovalent Varicella Vaccine and Combination...


29 Oct, 2019, 13:00 GMT Diagnostics Industry Veteran Dr. Frédéric Sweeney Joins MeMed as Chief Business Development Officer

MeMed Ltd., a leader in host response-based diagnostic solutions, today announced the addition of Dr. Frédéric Sweeney to its executive team as Chief ...


08 Oct, 2019, 13:00 BST ABL, Inc. Awarded Multiple-Award IDIQ Contract to Provide cGMP Manufacturing Services in support of the PREVENT Cancer Preclinical Cancer Prevention Program

Advanced BioScience Laboratories, Inc. (ABL), a global contract development and manufacturing organization for biotherapeutics and vaccines,...


07 Oct, 2019, 10:00 BST Saudi Ministry of Health Provides More Accessible Health Services Through Its "937 Call Center"

In line with the Saudi Vision 2030, the Ministry of Health (MOH) is undergoing a major transformation process to improve access, efficiency, and...


02 Oct, 2019, 07:00 BST Medicago's New Drug Submission accepted for scientific review by Health Canada: An important step for Medicago towards commercialization of its innovative influenza vaccine

QUEBEC CITY, Oct. 2, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Medicago, a biotechnology company and global leader in the development and production of plant-derived...


25 Sep, 2019, 06:05 BST Roche launches cobas EBV and BKV Tests on the cobas 6800/8800 Systems for transplant patients

Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced the commercial availability of two tests, for use on the automated cobas® 6800/8800 Systems in...


20 Sep, 2019, 00:00 BST More Than 9 in 10 Surgeons Encounter a Needlestick Injury, New Global Survey Finds

81% believe high quality gloves impact patient outcomes; 92% agreed high quality gloves improve safety of clinicians; Survey demonstrates importance...