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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Aug 21, 2020, 13:53 ET Finding Clues to a Successful Immune Response in the T Cells of Recovered COVID-19 Patients

When news about a novel coronavirus switched from a chronicle of its progress in China to headlines about a worldwide COVID-19 pandemic, Gladstone...


Aug 21, 2020, 13:09 ET New National Survey Finds Broad Support for Federal, State, and Local Mask Mandates

Today, the COVID Collaborative, a platform for bringing experts in health, education and the economy together with state and local leaders to solve...


Aug 21, 2020, 10:31 ET JanOne to Host Telebriefing to Discuss Drug Candidate JAN101 for Treatment of Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) and Potential Applications for COVID-19 Vascular Complications

JanOne Inc. (Nasdaq: JAN), a company focused on developing treatments for conditions that cause severe pain and drugs with non-addictive,...


Aug 21, 2020, 07:06 ET LumiraDx reçoit l'autorisation d'utilisation d'urgence de la FDA pour le test de l'antigène de la COVID-19 au point d'intervention

LumiraDx, la société de diagnostic au point d'intervention de nouvelle génération, a annoncé aujourd'hui avoir reçu l'autorisation d'utilisation...


Aug 21, 2020, 06:53 ET LumiraDx erhält EUA von der FDA für Point-of-Care-COVID-19-Antigentest

LumiraDx, das Unternehmen für Point-of-Care-Diagnostik der nächsten Generation, gab heute bekannt, dass es von der US-amerikanischen Food and Drug...


Aug 20, 2020, 19:06 ET Mit ERA zero waste betritt das alte System des Milchmanns in neuem Gewand den DACH Markt

ERA zero waste ist das erste Unternehmen in der DACH Region, das dem Milchmann System wieder neues Leben einhaucht. Es liefert hochwertige...


Aug 20, 2020, 19:05 ET Era Zero Waste est la première entreprise des régions DACH et Sacandinavie à rétablir le modèle du livreur de lait pour les produits de soins personnels

Era Zero Waste a piloté le concept avec le désinfectant pour les mains dans l'UE et cela fonctionne maintenant d'un financement participatif pour...


Aug 20, 2020, 19:02 ET Era Zero Waste is the first company in the DACH and Scandinavia Regions to bring back the Milkman model for Personal Care products

They piloted the concept with hand sanitizer in the EU and are now crowdfunding on kickstarter: bit.ly/erazerowaste to launch more products. 302...


Aug 20, 2020, 17:27 ET JAC Construction and Level 3 Design Group Launch Environmental Solutions Program

JAC Construction (JAC) and its sister company Level 3 Design Group (L3DG) announced their channel partnership with Ultraviolet Devices, Inc. (UVDI),...


Aug 20, 2020, 14:24 ET LumiraDx recibe la autorización para uso de emergencia de la FDA para su test de antígenos de COVID-19 en punto de atención

LumiraDx, la compañía de diagnósticos en el punto de atención de próxima generación, anunció hoy que ha recibido una Autorización de Uso de...


Aug 20, 2020, 14:08 ET COVID-19: La FDA aprueba el uso del test LumiraDx en el punto de atención

LumiraDx, la compañía de diagnóstico en el punto de atención de próxima generación, ha anunciado hoy que ha recibido la autorización de uso de...


Aug 20, 2020, 14:03 ET Zymo Research obtiene marcado CE IVD para kit de rRT-PCR rápido para SARS-CoV-2

Zymo Research anunció la reciente obtención del marcado CE IVD para su Quick SARS-CoV-2 rRT-PCR Kit. Para obtener esta certificación, el producto...


Aug 20, 2020, 13:45 ET Como tratar a micose de unha sem complicações

Entre as doenças causadas por fungos no ser humano, uma das mais frequentes é a micose. Segundo estudos*, até 8% da população pode ter onicomicose,...


Aug 20, 2020, 13:30 ET ARUP/U of U Health Study Finds Self-Collected Saliva and Deep Nasal Swabs Are Equally Effective for the Diagnosis of COVID-19

Self-collected saliva and deep nasal swabs collected by healthcare providers are equally effective for detecting SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes...


Aug 20, 2020, 12:24 ET KPMG to Offer New COVID-19 Convalescent Plasma Donor Matching Solution

Recognizing the need for technologies to help advance the response and recovery to the COVID-19 pandemic, KPMG LLP has built the technology...


Aug 20, 2020, 12:21 ET Students in Dominica Will Return to School in September After Country Successfully Contains COVID-19 Community Spread

LONDON, Aug. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/-- The Commonwealth of Dominica will see its students return to formal education after curbing the spread of the...


Aug 20, 2020, 12:00 ET VUCA Health Launches VaccineSheets.com, Easy Access to Digital Vaccine Information Statements

VUCA Health announced today the launch of VaccineSheets.com, a new, easy way to provide patients with digital Vaccine Information Statements (VIS)....


Aug 20, 2020, 11:30 ET Kroger Health Announces COVID-19 Testing at All Clinic Locations

Kroger Health, the healthcare division of The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR), today announced the expansion of its COVID-19 testing offerings at more than 220 ...


Aug 20, 2020, 11:24 ET Zymo Research recibió la CE IVD Mark para un kit rápido SARS-CoV-2 rRT-PCR

Zymo Research anunció que recibió recientemente la CE IVD Mark por su test rápido SARS-CoV-2 rRT-PCR. Para obtener esta certificación, el producto...


Aug 20, 2020, 11:00 ET IntellaSphere Announces "Rise Above It" Program to Help Small Businesses Collaborate and Rebuild Sales Amid COVID-19

Today IntellaSphere, the leading Collaborative Marketing Platform and Business Marketing Cooperative provider, announced the launch of its Rise Above ...


Aug 20, 2020, 10:59 ET LumiraDx recebe autorização de uso de emergência da FDA para teste de antígeno para a COVID-19 em ponto de cuidado

A LumiraDx, a empresa de diagnóstico em ponto de cuidado da próxima geração, anunciou hoje que recebeu autorização de uso de emergência (AUE) da...


Aug 20, 2020, 10:22 ET Vioguard, Inc. Names New Vice President of Sales

Vioguard, Inc., the industry leader in ultraviolet light disinfecting solutions, today announced Brian Mitchell has joined the company as Vice...


Aug 20, 2020, 10:00 ET 2020 Survey Reveals COVID-19 Pandemic Has Not Improved America's Emergency Preparedness

A national survey released today found that despite the challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic and the U.S. experiencing 14 separate...


Aug 20, 2020, 09:16 ET Clarivate Launches Coronavirus, Virology, and Infectious Disease (CVID) Data Lake to Accelerate Research, Preparedness and Response to Future Pandemics

Clarivate Plc (NYSE: CCC), a global leader in providing trusted information and insights to accelerate the pace of innovation, today announced the...


Aug 20, 2020, 09:05 ET Capsule Technologies Expands COVID-19 Relief Efforts

To give hospitals greater flexibility in their ongoing response to COVID-19, Capsule Technologies announced today the availability of the cloud...