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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02:00 ET ERBA Mannheim bringt COVID-19-Antik?rper-ELISA-Kits mit CE-Zeichen auf den Markt - FDA-EUA wird bald folgen

Als Reaktion auf die globale COVID-19-Pandemie gab Erba Mannheim heute die Entwicklung und die bevorstehende Einführung seiner ErbaLisa?...


02:00 ET ERBA Mannheim lance les kits pour la détection d'anticorps ELISA COVID-19 possédant un marquage CE - L'autorisation d'utilisation en urgence de la FDA suivra prochainement

En réponse à la pandémie mondiale du COVID-19, Erba Mannheim a annoncé aujourd'hui le développement et le lancement imminent de ses kits ELISA...


02:00 ET ERBA Mannheim lanza los kits ELISA de anticuerpos de COVID-19

En respuesta a la pandemia global de COVID-19, Erba Mannheim anunció hoy el desarrollo y el inminente lanzamiento de sus kits ErbaLisa? COVID-19...


01:00 ET Novaerus Defend 1050 Proven to Reduce Coronavirus Surrogate by 99.99%

Novaerus, an Irish company that manufactures and sells patented medical-grade, clean air solutions, has announced successful independent test results ...


Apr 26, 2020, 23:53 ET La búsqueda del origen del nuevo coronavirus requiere esfuerzos globales

Informe de Science and Technology Daily: El COVID-19 ha azotado a más de 200 países y regiones, con un creciente número de personas afectadas día...


Apr 26, 2020, 23:48 ET De zoektocht naar de oorsprong van het nieuwe coronavirus vereist wereldwijde inspanningen

Een nieuwsrapport van Science and Technology Daily: COVID-19 heeft meer dan 200 landen en regio's aangetast en zorgt elke dag voor een toenemend...


Apr 26, 2020, 23:44 ET A busca pela origem do novo coronavírus necessita de esfor?os globais

Uma reportagem da Science and Technology Daily: A COVID-19 se alastrou em mais de 200 países e regi?es, o que causa um número crescente de infectados ...


Apr 26, 2020, 23:38 ET Suche nach dem Ursprung des neuartigen Coronavirus erfordert globale Anstrengungen

Ein News Report von Science and Technology Daily: COVID-19 hat sich auf bislang mehr als 200 L?nder und Regionen ausgedehnt und die Zahl der...


Apr 26, 2020, 21:49 ET Seegene eksportuje 10 milionów testów diagnostycznych na COVID-19 do ponad 60 krajów

Firma Seegene, Inc., wiod?cy producent multipleksowych testów diagnostycznych, og?osi?a dzisiaj, ?e wyeksportowa?a ju? ponad 10 milionów testów...


Apr 25, 2020, 18:58 ET Ortho Launches Second COVID-19 Antibody Test With 100% Specificity

Ortho Clinical Diagnostics, a global leader of in vitro diagnostics with a rich history of bringing critical tests for infectious diseases to market, ...


Apr 25, 2020, 18:45 ET Trump Administration's Plan to Exclude Assisted Living from PPE Shipment is a Mistake

While we appreciate the efforts of the Administration to ensure nursing homes will receive the PPE they need to continue the fight against COVID-19,...


Apr 25, 2020, 18:44 ET DiaSorin Obtains FDA Emergency Use Authorization and BARDA Funding for SARS-CoV-2 IgG Serology Kit for COVID-19 Testing in the U.S.

DiaSorin (FTSE MIB: DIA) announced today that it has received Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for the...


Apr 24, 2020, 21:44 ET Kia Motors Delivers 15,000 Medical Use Face Shields To The Georgia Emergency Management Agency

In response to a shortage of personal protective equipment (PPE) caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, Kia Motors has delivered an initial supply of...


Apr 24, 2020, 20:40 ET Capital Health Launches COVID-19 Antibody Testing Initiative

Before the COVID-19 pandemic reached the United States, it was clear that health care workers on the front lines were at an extremely high risk for...


Apr 24, 2020, 20:38 ET NIH and FDA Announcements Confirm Agilum's April 7th Real-World Evidence (RWE) of COVID-19 Drug Treatment Observations

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) released a statement this week warning against the use of hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) in combination with...


Apr 24, 2020, 19:57 ET Searching the Origin of Novel Coronavirus Needs Global Efforts

A news report by Science and Technology Daily: The COVID-19 has swept more than 200 countries and regions, which causes an increasing number of...


Apr 24, 2020, 19:17 ET Mobile COVID-19 testing set for Walthall, Clay, Leake, Lee and Pike counties

NOTE TO MEDIA: This is an updated release, with two additional sites added late this afternoon. We request that news media coverage of scheduled...


Apr 24, 2020, 18:58 ET Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: Daily Roundup

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today announced the following actions taken in its ongoing response effort to the COVID-19 pandemic: Today, he...


Apr 24, 2020, 17:21 ET Hackensack Meridian Health Develops RE-COV-RY (Real world Evidence - COVid-RegistrY) to Study the Effects of COVID-19 and Releases Key Findings on Hypertension and ACE/ARB Treatments

Hackensack Meridian Health, New Jersey's largest and most comprehensive health network, conducted an observational real world study of more than...


Apr 24, 2020, 16:36 ET AdaptVac schie?t sich mit AGC Biologics zusammen, um COVID-19-Impfstoff zu entwickeln und zu produzieren

GC Biologics, ein führender Anbieter im Bereich der biopharmazeutischen Auftragsentwicklung und Fertigung (Biopharmaceutical Contract Development and ...


Apr 24, 2020, 16:31 ET Methodist Joins Mayo Clinic Convalescent Plasma Protocol In Hopes Of Finding Successful Treatment For COVID-19 Patients

This week, Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare (MLH) announced it is participating in Mayo Clinic's Expanded Access Protocol for Convalescent Plasma...


Apr 24, 2020, 16:24 ET Mobile COVID-19 testing set for Walthall, Clay and Pike counties

Residents of Walthall, Clay and Pike counties and surrounding communities can be tested for COVID-19 next week as the University of Mississippi...


Apr 24, 2020, 16:00 ET James M. Cox Foundation Grant Provides Funds for Machines for Sterilizing, Reusing Protective Gear Worn by Emory Healthcare Workers

Emory Healthcare has plans to purchase seven new machines to sanitize masks, gowns, hoods and other protective equipment so they can be reused in the ...


Apr 24, 2020, 15:54 ET AMS Onsite, CoastalDx Partner with PruittHealth for Infection Prevention at Long-Term Care Facilities

AMS Onsite, the leading infection prevention specialists for America's long-term care facilities, and its preferred lab, CoastalDx, today announced...


Apr 24, 2020, 15:38 ET BGI Expands EUA Label for SARS-CoV-2 RT-PCR Test with MGI Automated Extraction Methods and Additional PCR Systems

BGI Genomics. Co. Ltd. (SZSE:300676) today announced that it has received approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for expanding its ...