Infectious Diseases Newswire

Infectious Diseases Newswire

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  1. Equities Analysts Set Expectations for ContraFect Corp's FY2018 EarningsRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... and developing therapeutic protein and antibody products for the treatment of life-threatening infectious diseases in the United States. Its lead product candidates consist of CF-301, a lysin that is in Phase II human clinical trials for the ...

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  2. Killer Tulips Hiding In Plain SightRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Atlantic

    Thanks to the compounds used to protect precious flowers, antifungal resistance is here-and it could be just as dangerous to humans as antibioitic resistance. landscaping center on the road south of Nijmegen looks like a gardener's dream of heaven.

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  3. Media Release: King County Board of Health meeting on November 15Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Capitol Hill Times Police Blotter

    The King County Board of Health holds its next meeting on 11/15/18 at a special meeting start time of 1 p.m . Topics on the agenda include discussion and possible action on a resolution in support of funding for foundational public health services, a rule and regulation regarding disclosure of information by limited service pregnancy centers, and a rule and regulation regarding disclosure of health risks related to firearms, and a briefing on the public health approach to sexual assault.

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  4. Oppenheimer Equities Analysts Boost Earnings Estimates for ADMA Biologics IncRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... and markets specialty plasma-derived biologics for the treatment of immune deficiencies and infectious diseases. Its lead product candidate is RI-002 derived from human plasma, which has completed Phase III clinical trials for the treatment of ...

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  5. The antibiotic resistance apocalypse is coming, and New Zealand isn't immuneRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Dominion Post

    ... complexity of stopping the spread of superbugs in New Zealand hospitals. McBride, the clinical head of infectious diseases at Middlemore Hospital, said even top shelf, upgraded penicillin was now ineffective against the latest threat of ...

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  6. Third World levelRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NewsReview.com

    Dr. Jeffrey Klausner has seen the damage congenital syphilis can do to newborns, and it makes him a little sick. "It's one of the horrible outcomes," said Klausner, an infectious disease professor at UCLA's medical school.

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  7. Study provides new insight into norovirus outbreaks, may help guide efforts to develop vaccinesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Medical News

    Outbreaks of norovirus in health care settings and outbreaks caused by a particular genotype of the virus are more likely to make people seriously ill, according to a new study in The Journal of Infectious Diseases . Based on an analysis of nearly 3,800 U.S. outbreaks from 2009 to 2016, the research confirms several factors that can make norovirus outbreaks more severe and may help guide efforts to develop a vaccine to prevent this highly contagious disease.

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  8. Former East Asian leaders eye trade blocRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Monterey County Herald

    ... touched on at the forum were North Korea"s nuclear program, environmental degradation, prevention of infectious diseases and measures to cope with natural disasters, such as tsunami and earthquakes. Former Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad ...

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  9. Mobidiag Receives Final 4M Tranche of 15M EIB FinancingRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | TriCities.com

    ... range of fast, reliable and cost-effective molecular diagnostic solutions for the detection of infectious diseases to laboratories of all sizes. Mobidiag is headquartered in Espoo, Finland, with subsidiaries in France, UK and Sweden. To learn more, ...

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  10. Venezuela: Numbers Highlight Health CrisisRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Humans Rights Watch

    ... levels of malnutrition compound this health crisis, making Venezuelans both more susceptible to infectious diseases and more prone to complications when sick. Venezuela is now routinely experiencing outbreaks of diseases that are preventable through ...

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  11. American Red Cross experiencing nationwide blood shortageRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    ... last flu season is any indication, you need to take steps now to protect yourself against infection, an infectious diseases expert warns. If the last flu season is any indication, you need to take steps now to protect yourself against infection, an ...

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  12. Biondvax Pharma/S (BVXV) & Its Competitors Head-To-Head ContrastRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Political

    ... biopharmaceutical company, focuses on developing and commercializing immunomodulation therapies for infectious diseases primarily in Israel. Its product candidate is M-001, a synthetic peptide-based protein, which has completed Phase II clinical ...

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  13. Oragenics, Inc. Announces 3Q 2018 Financial Results and Provides Corporate UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Galveston County Daily News

    Nov 14, 2018--Oragenics, Inc. , a leader in the development of new antibiotics against infectious diseases and effective treatments for oral mucositis, announced financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2018. As of September 30, 2018, the Company reported $13.8 million in cash, compared to $6.2 million as of December 31, 2017.

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  14. Study: Third of world's food goes to wasteRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... huge amounts of resources. At the same time, poor diet is now more of a threat to public health than infectious diseases like malaria and measles, the Global Panel on Agriculture and Food Systems for Nutrition said. The panel led by Britain's former ...

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  15. Houston Methodist bridges electronic gap for automated case reportingRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    ... Local and state health departments require hospitals to report cases of certain communicable and/or infectious diseases that are regularly tracked. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), in collaboration with members of the Council ...

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  16. New study sheds light on norovirus outbreaks, may help efforts to develop a vaccineRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    Outbreaks of norovirus in health care settings and outbreaks caused by a particular genotype of the virus are more likely to make people seriously ill, according to a new study in The Journal of Infectious Diseases . Based on an analysis of nearly 3,800 U.S. outbreaks from 2009 to 2016, the research confirms several factors that can make norovirus outbreaks more severe and may help guide efforts to develop a vaccine to prevent this highly contagious disease.

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  17. Researchers analyzed the immunological mechanisms that may drive this difference.Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | POZ

    The mechanisms governing the transmission of hepatitis C virus from pregnant women to their babies may differ according to whether the women are coinfected with HIV, Healio reports. Publishing their findings in the Journal of Infectious Diseases, researchers conducted a study of 17 pregnant women who had only HCV, known as being monoinfected, and 15 who were coinfected with HCV and HIV.

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  18. From heart disease to cancer: New study tracks shift of county death ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Stanford

    The leading cause of death in the U.S. is shifting from heart disease to cancer at varying paces across the country, according to Stanford research. The leading cause of death in the United States is shifting from heart disease to cancer, but the transition is happening at varying paces across the country and affecting racial and ethnic groups differently, according to new Stanford research.

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  19. The flu shot doesn't give you the flu-but it can have these side effectsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | MSN Healthy Living

    Your body may experience mild flu shot side effects, but there can be serious reactions as well. Here, doctors explain why you feel sick after the flu vaccine, when you should worry, and how to feel better ASAP.

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  20. Pregnant women absolutely must get the flu shot, doctors warnRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | MSN Healthy Living

    We asked doctors what pregnant women need to know before getting the flu shot. Here, they explain why the flu vaccine is important during pregnancy, as well as any side effects to consider.

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