Infectious Diseases News

Spread the word about the latest research, updates, products, services and treatment advances regarding infectious diseases. This section covers information about diseases caused by bacteria, viruses, fungi or parasites, of interest to clinicians, scientists, patients and medical and pharmaceutical industry professionals.

Lice Charmers Head Lice Removal Service Expands in Oregon and Washington

Lice Charmers Lice Removal Portland (https://licecharmers.com) has increased its lice removal area to service more Oregon and Washington homes and families in need of in-home lice treatment. The company has successfully treated thousands of clients and decided it was time to expand to the Oregon... - July 01, 2022 - Lice Charmers

AIDS Walk South Dallas 2022

AIDS Walk South Dallas 2022

11th Anniversary of AIDS Walk South Dallas - 5K Walk - Saturday, June 25, 2022 at 8AM - June 11, 2022 - AIDS Walk South Dallas

National Mobile Wound Care Clinic Selects Dr. Thomas Serena as Medical Director

National Mobile Wound Care Clinic Selects Dr. Thomas Serena as Medical Director

Mendota Health is addressing the tremendous need for wound care in this country through a national mobile clinic and providing advanced treatments in the patient’s home setting. Dr. Thomas Serena has been selected as the new Medical Director of Mendota Health. - June 10, 2022 - Mendota Health

Ten to Life, Wild COVID Delirium Tales

Ten to Life, Wild COVID Delirium Tales

Joyner Outdoor Media Proudly Announces the Publication of "Ten to Life, Delirium Tales of a COVID-19 Survivor," by McGraw resident Mike Joyner - June 09, 2022 - Joyner Outdoor Media

Paradigm Immunotherapeutics to Present at LABEST 2022 Incubator Showcase

Paradigm Immunotherapeutics to Present at LABEST 2022 Incubator Showcase

Dr. Neil Bodie, CEO of Paradigm, will discuss Paradigm’s groundbreaking biological, virtual mask in his presentation, “A Breakthrough in SARS CoV-2/COVID Prophylactics.” Dr. Neil Bodie, CEO of Paradigm Immunotherapeutics (“Paradigm”), will present at the Los Angeles... - May 25, 2022 - Paradigm Immunotherapeutics

The Paliwoda Group Reflects on Next Big Investment Themes in a Post-Pandemic World

The Paliwoda Group Reflects on Next Big Investment Themes in a Post-Pandemic World

The Paliwoda Group Announces a New Series of Talks in Its NEXT BIG THING Campaign to Look at Innovation Spurred by COVID Responses. - May 24, 2022 - Paliwoda Group

Code3 Wins Gold at 2022 Stevie Awards for Best Use of Social - COVID-19 Response

Code3 Wins Gold at 2022 Stevie Awards for Best Use of Social - COVID-19 Response

Direct Relief, in Partnership with Facebook and Code3, Boost Vaccine Acceptance in the US Through Short and Smart Creative Campaigns - April 29, 2022 - Code3

Lumalier’s Germicidal UVC Solutions Help to Create Safer Spaces Amid COVID-19 and Improved Indoor Air Quality for Travelers and Airport Workers

Lumalier, an Evergreen UV brand, is pleased to announce that the company’s germicidal UVC (GUVC) products are now installed and operational in Reagan National Airport and Dulles International Airport, which are operated by the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority. Airports have their own unique challenges for mitigating the spread of viruses and bacteria due to the high concentration of people and the broad range of geographic locations served. - April 28, 2022 - Lumalier

AvantGen Awarded Contract from NIH to Expedite the Commercialization of Its AccuRate COVID-19 SelfCheck OTC Test

AvantGen, a San Diego-based biotechnology company with a superior yeast display technology for facile antibody discovery and optimization, has entered the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Rapid Acceleration of Diagnostics (RADx®) Tech program to expedite the commercialization of its... - March 09, 2022 - AvantGen

HM Wilkins Imperial Warns China’s COVID Policy Could Harm Economy

Analysts at HM Wilkins Imperial believe China’s targeted approach to COVID infections may come at a high cost to the world’s second largest economy. - February 23, 2022 - HM Wilkins Imperial

February Marks the Official Launch of National Self-Check Month; an Invaluable Reminder That Touching Yourself Could Help Save Your Life
Seychelles Medical Enables the Seychelles Islands to Revive Tourism

Seychelles Medical Enables the Seychelles Islands to Revive Tourism

Seychelles Medical is the only 24/7 COVID-19 testing laboratory in the Seychelles Islands. In the first 10 months since the islands reopened to visitors, Seychelles Medicals team of over 70 doctors and nurses carried out PCR Tests to over 100,000 visitors to Seychelles and issuing their fit to fly certificates to make their flights home. - February 03, 2022 - Seychelles Medical

Attorney General Sean D. Reyes Issues Statement on Supreme Court Vaccine Mandate Ruling

U.S. Supreme Court Rules in Vaccine Mandate Cases - January 14, 2022 - Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes

Viron Announces New CFO Hire

Viron Announces New CFO Hire

Viron Therapeutics Holdings, Inc., a Boston biotech company, is pleased to announce the appointment of Jodie Fisher as its Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Fisher will lead the Company’s finance organization and drive investor relations. Fisher’s entry into... - December 29, 2021 - Viron Therapeutics Holdings, Inc.

Mirror Biologics Announces Appointment of Dr. David Fineberg as Chief Medical Officer

Mirror Biologics Announces Appointment of Dr. David Fineberg as Chief Medical Officer

Mirror Biologics, Inc., a clinical stage immunotherapy company specializing in the development, manufacturing, commercialization and clinical translation of next generation immunomodulatory and therapeutic in-situ vaccines for cancer and infectious diseases, today announced the appointment of David... - December 26, 2021 - Mirror Biologics, Inc.

Dr. Stephen Petteruti of Intellectual Medicine Donates 100% of "No Show" Fees from 2021 to Adoption RI for Christmas Gifts

Dr. Stephen Petteruti of Intellectual Medicine donates $3,000 to Adoption RI to raise awareness this holiday season. - December 16, 2021 - Intellectual Medicine

The American Foundation for Children with AIDS Partners with The Giving Block to Accept Cryptocurrency on #CryptoGivingTuesday and Beyond

The American Foundation for Children with AIDS Partners with The Giving Block to Accept Cryptocurrency on #CryptoGivingTuesday and Beyond

The American Foundation for Children with AIDS looks to increase donations and attract younger, and tax savvy Cryptocurrency users to fight the battle against AIDS and extreme poverty in Sub-Saharan Africa. - November 30, 2021 - American Foundation for Children with AIDS

Mirror Biologics Announces Issuance of US Patent Covering Next Generation Therapeutic Vaccine Technology for Treatment of Cancer and Infectious Disease

Mirror Biologics Announces Issuance of US Patent Covering Next Generation Therapeutic Vaccine Technology for Treatment of Cancer and Infectious Disease

Mirror Biologics, Inc., a private clinical stage biopharmaceutical company, today announces the issuance of US Patent No. 11,160,852, “Method of Vaccinating Using Allogeneic Cells,” covering methods for creating a next generation of therapeutic vaccines against cancers and infectious... - November 17, 2021 - Mirror Biologics, Inc.

Innovation Saves Lives Amid Darkest Moments of COVID-19 Pandemic

"Effective communication is paramount and it works best when combined with trust. When there is a pandemic or another crisis that affects the human race, we should use our capabilities to the best of our ability and find solutions - together." - Dr. Ankit Bharat, Chief of Thoracic... - November 16, 2021 - Seraph Books

UserWise Facilitates FDA Emergency Use Authorization for Detect™ Over-the-Counter COVID-19 Test

UserWise Facilitates FDA Emergency Use Authorization for Detect™ Over-the-Counter COVID-19 Test

UserWise, Inc., a San Jose, California-based Human Factors consultancy for medical products, conducted an expedited 100-participant FDA-compliant human factors study within a 3-week span to facilitate an Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) for the Detect™ COVID-19 Test for over-the-counter home use. - November 08, 2021 - UserWise Inc.

Eyecheck Announces FDA IND Clearance of STRI Formula, the First-Ever Food-Based, Combination Product in the STRI Phase 2 Clinical Trial for COVID-19 Symptoms

Eyecheck intends to initiate the Study to Reinforce Immunity (STRI) Phase 2 Clinical Trial to evaluate STRI Formula in non-hospitalized adults with COVID-19. This trial is expected to begin in November 2021. - November 04, 2021 - Eyecheck, Inc.

AiArthritis Alerted to Rheumatology Patients Being Forced to Sacrifice Their Treatments Due to COVID-19

AiArthritis Alerted to Rheumatology Patients Being Forced to Sacrifice Their Treatments Due to COVID-19

Many AiArthritis patients use biologic DMARDs to manage their condition, but responses vary per individual. The right therapy can be life-changing; disrupting continuity of care is strongly discouraged, as it can result in compromised quality of life and comorbid diseases. To accommodate hospital inventory needs for medication to treat severe COVID cases, chronically ill rheumatology patients worldwide are forced off their treatments... and they are angry. - October 28, 2021 - AiArthritis

OmeCare and Hillsborough City School District Renew Partnership for Student and Faculty COVID-19 PCR Testing

Partnership helps district ensure safety standards and meet COVID-19 testing protocols for the 2021-2022 school year. - October 16, 2021 - OmeCare

Nicky Dare to Host 8th Global Roundtable on Roadmap To Sustainability and Our Future

Nicky Dare to Host 8th Global Roundtable on Roadmap To Sustainability and Our Future

Nicky Dare to host 8th Global Roundtable on Roadmap To Sustainability and Our Future, exclusively designed to bring industry leaders to educate, exchange views and insights in our current and future landscape around the globe. - October 15, 2021 - iDARE® Inc

OmeCare and LifeSite Announce COVID-19 Testing Solution Partnership

The partnership provides a turnkey approach for workplaces, schools, major conventions and other group events looking to ensure safety and meet governmental mandates for students, staff, employees and event participants. - October 01, 2021 - OmeCare

Lobbie Institute Releases Study - Use of Digital Intake Forms in Doctors' Offices

Lobbie Institute Releases Study - Use of Digital Intake Forms in Doctors' Offices

Lobbie Institute has released a study examining the use of digital intake forms in doctors' offices. - September 22, 2021 - Lobbie

WiCON Publishes the China Pharmaceutical Guide 2021 (16th Edition)

WiCON Publishes the China Pharmaceutical Guide 2021 (16th Edition)

WiCON International Group LLC, the publisher of well-known WiCON | Pharma China (www.pharmachinaonline.com), announced that its China Pharmaceutical Guide 2021 (16th Edition) is now officially published. Now in its 16th edition, China Pharmaceutical Guide 2021 is thoroughly updated with the latest ample data from many reputable sources, abundant analysis by leading industry experts, new regulations and more case studies. - September 21, 2021 - WiCON International Group LLC

Risk Communication Expert Dr. Vincent Covello Launches Online Training

Risk Communication Expert Dr. Vincent Covello Launches Online Training

World-renowned risk communication practitioner Dr. Vincent Covello has launched Pathway to Risk, High-Concern, and Crisis Communication, an online, video-based course on the principles and tools of risk communication. - September 16, 2021 - Pathway Communication

Just in Time for Back-to-School, Eifrig Publishing Helps Kids Process What They Have Lost and Learned During the Pandemic with a New Book, "The Extraordinary Pause"

Just in Time for Back-to-School, Eifrig Publishing Helps Kids Process What They Have Lost and Learned During the Pandemic with a New Book, "The Extraordinary Pause"

"The Extraordinary Pause": Through a tender story paired with beautiful illustrations, this new title from Eifrig Publishing helps parents and teachers guide kids through all the new ways we learned to relate to one another when the world was turned upside down. - September 07, 2021 - Eifrig Publishing

Amidst Vaccine Hesitancy, Psychologist Offers Solutions to Overcome the Fear of Needles in His New Book

Amidst Vaccine Hesitancy, Psychologist Offers Solutions to Overcome the Fear of Needles in His New Book

More than one in four people worldwide feel distress at the sight of a needle. Even worse, many Americans may avoid vaccines strictly out of a fear of the jab. As vaccine hesitancy becomes more of a hot button issue, psychologist Dr. Marty Martin offers practical solutions to overcoming this fear in his new book Conquer Needle Phobia. Here he explains the difference between fear and phobia and outlines researched-backed strategies that individuals can use to get past their hesitancy. - August 25, 2021 - Bublish

Appointment of General Manager GERMii Australia

GERMii Australia appoints Stuart Munro as General Manager as it rapidly expands it's business in Australia and internationally to help customers fight against the current COVID-19 virus and future known pathogens. - August 18, 2021 - GERMii Australia

Southwest Tennessee Community College Reinstates Mask Mandate

Southwest Tennessee Community College Reinstates Mask Mandate

Southwest Tennessee Community College officials reinstated the college’s mask mandate Aug. 4 due to recent developments with the Delta variant and the rising number of cases of COVID-19 in Shelby County. All students, employees and visitors to Southwest locations are required to wear face... - August 11, 2021 - Southwest Tennessee Community College

Doctor Combats COVID-19 Pandemic Misinformation, Offering Reassurance and Life-Saving Strategies

Doctor Combats COVID-19 Pandemic Misinformation, Offering Reassurance and Life-Saving Strategies

Many people are finding it hard post-pandemic to go back to their normal lives. Misinformation and sensationalized news have heightened anxieties surrounding COVID-19. Navigating the pandemic and vaccine era has been confusing and divisive. Dr. Dominic Gaziano seeks to ease readers’ minds with his easy-to-read guide, “A Doctor’s Guide from Pandemic to New Normal,” which explains COVID-19, vaccine development, and general self-care practices in a no-nonsense, approachable manner. - August 03, 2021 - Bublish

Mirror Biologics Announces Appointment of Global CRO Parexel to Provide Regulatory & Access Consulting Services

Mirror Biologics Announces Appointment of Global CRO Parexel to Provide Regulatory & Access Consulting Services

Mirror Biologics, Inc, (“Mirror” or the “Company”), a clinical stage immunotherapy company specializing in the development, manufacturing and clinical translation of next generation therapeutic in-situ vaccines for cancer and infectious diseases, where the active ingredients... - August 02, 2021 - Mirror Biologics, Inc.

Muscle Lab & SONO Wipes Agree to New Multiyear Disinfectant Partnership

Muscle Lab & SONO Wipes Agree to New Multiyear Disinfectant Partnership

On July 19, 2021 Muscle Lab and SONO Wipes agree to extend their partnership to make SONO Disinfecting Wipes their facility's official cleaning and disinfecting product partner. Comments from Founders of Muscle Lab Andy Treys and Vatche Ourishian, and CEO and President of SONO Wipes Arman Semerjian. - July 19, 2021 - Muscle Lab

Mirror Biologics, Inc. Announces Initiation of AlloStim® Phase I/II Universal Viral Vaccine Clinical Trial (ALLOPRIME) in Healthy Adults Over 65 Years Old

Mirror Biologics, Inc. Announces Initiation of AlloStim® Phase I/II Universal Viral Vaccine Clinical Trial (ALLOPRIME) in Healthy Adults Over 65 Years Old

Mirror Biologics, Inc, (“Mirror Biologics” or the “Company”), a clinical stage immunotherapy company specializing in the development, manufacturing and clinical translation of next generation therapeutic in-situ vaccines for cancer and infectious diseases where the active... - July 14, 2021 - Mirror Biologics, Inc.

Denali Partners with Amazon and Providence to Get Oxygen and Vaccines to Employees and Hospitals in India

Partners in Business and Philanthropy in COVID-Ravaged Country - July 08, 2021 - Denali Advanced Integration

Drucker Diagnostics Aligns with Northern Optotronics Inc. (NOI) to Enhance and Expand Sales and Post Sales Service in Canada

Drucker Diagnostics Aligns with Northern Optotronics Inc. (NOI) to Enhance and Expand Sales and Post Sales Service in Canada

Northern Optotronics Inc. (NOI) will begin to market and service Drucker Diagnostics’ world leading line of clinical centrifuges in the Canadian market. The alignment combines NOI’s deep understanding of the Canadian market with Drucker’s carefully designed medical centrifuges. - July 08, 2021 - NOI

Clean-Water Technology with Tahiti's Breeze Helps Prevent Fecal Bacteria Contamination and Recreational Water Disease Outbreaks

Tahiti's Breeze is a tropical-themed, clean-water, adventure pool park destination that will use a unique filtration system and additives to purify the pool water and keep the public safe. - July 06, 2021 - Tahiti's Breeze

Pepex Biomedical Receives Approval on a Series of Critical New Patents

Worldwide approval grants the Company exclusivity on a number of methods and manufacturing processes associated with its novel electrochemical biosensors. - July 01, 2021 - Pepex Biomedical, Inc.

Graph-Tech USA Adapts COVID-19 Passport System for Immediate Implementation

Graph-Tech USA Adapts COVID-19 Passport System for Immediate Implementation

Responding to the current commercial environment, in just a few weeks Graph-Tech USA (GTUS®) modifies and delivers a COVID-19 Passport System that prints IQ-R barcodes for COVID-19 identification cards in Hungary. The system is now producing more than 1,000,000 cards per week. - June 29, 2021 - Graph-Tech USA, LLC

Mimi-Choon Quiñones, PhD, MBA, Joins Hispanic Health Council  as the Co-Chief Research Officer

Mimi-Choon Quiñones, PhD, MBA, Joins Hispanic Health Council as the Co-Chief Research Officer

Dr. Mimi-Choon Quinones, MBA, has joined the Hispanic Health Council as the co-chief research officer to lead the Research, Advocacy and Training Departments. She is a Medical Anthropologist graduated from the American University in London and has Master’s in Business Administration from the... - June 25, 2021 - Hispanic Health Council

Church of Scientology Nashville Inspires New Hope for Return to In-Person Services

The Church of Scientology Nashville is inspiring other churches across the city with effective measures to help return to in-person services safely. - June 19, 2021 - Church of Scientology Celebrity Centre Nashville

Targeted Pharmaceuticals and George Mason University Announce First-Ever Preclinical Study Using Cannabinoids in an Organoid Model

Targeted Pharmaceuticals and George Mason University Announce First-Ever Preclinical Study Using Cannabinoids in an Organoid Model

Study Examines the Effects of Cannabinoids Treating Central Nervous System (CNS) Viruses including HIV Associated Dementia - June 16, 2021 - Targeted Pharmaceuticals

FS Stapleton Alliance - Japan’s Exports Up as Trade Recovers

Japan’s exports help boost the economy as consumption weakens due to third wave of COVID-19 infections. - June 12, 2021 - FS Stapleton Alliance

Seychelles Medical Services (SMS) Private COVID-19 Testing

24/7 COVID-19 testing laboratory in Seychelles. Online booking facility with luxury testing facilities & free hotel visiting service. SMS Private Testing, health care company, was officially opened in Seychelles by the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Tourism Sylvestre Radegonde. - June 10, 2021 - Seychelles Medical

SJ Salomon International - Fed Could be Forced to Hike Interest Rates

COVID outbreaks in Asia could lead to earlier than anticipated rate hike in US say economists at SJ Salomon International. - June 09, 2021 - SJ Salomon International

Solutions Therapy in Palatine Offering COVID Support Groups

Solutions Therapy in Palatine Offering COVID Support Groups

Individuals in the Northwest Suburbs coping with the challenging consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic no longer have to go it alone. Now there’s a new group therapy resource for individuals facing the residual effects of COVID-19. Whether it’s struggling with the effects of the disease itself, grief and loss from not being able to properly mourn a loved one lost to the disease, transitioning to going back to the office or school, or adjusting to the “new normal.” - June 09, 2021 - Solutions Therapy

Nao Group Set to Benefit from Post-Pandemic Expansion of Co-Working Sector Globally

Nao Group Set to Benefit from Post-Pandemic Expansion of Co-Working Sector Globally

Nao Group is set to benefit from the long-term positive effects COVID-19 is forecast to have on the coworking sector in the UK and globally. - June 08, 2021 - Nao Group

KL Winterbourne Associates - Brazil Records Better Than Expected Growth in Q1

Brazilian economic growth surprises in first quarter as economy returns to pre-pandemic level. - June 03, 2021 - KL Winterbourne Associates

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