Infectious Disease Control

Asia-Pacific's 5G Digital Factory Revenue Primed for a Post-COVID-19 Recovery Worth US$60 Billion in 2030

SINGAPORE, Sept. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- COVID-19 initially slowed mobile phone sales in theAsia Pacific and disrupted supply chains and demand for certain 5G-related end verticals. However, it also caused an increase in broadband traffic and 5G use cases such asSouth Korea using 5G to livestrea...

2020-09-17 20:30 2210

China's Weifang, Ecuador's Guaranda ink ties and join hands in COVID-19 fight

WEIFANG, China, Sept. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- A video conference to share experiences of effective fight against the COVID-19 was held onSept. 11, when a signing ceremony of friendly and cooperative relations between Weifang City in China and Guaranda City in Ecuador also took place, according to...

2020-09-17 19:13 733

Acellular-Convalescent Plasma (A-CP) and New Technologies Introduced by Regen Lab®

LAUSANNE, Switzerland, Sept. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Convalescent Plasma (CP), also calledPassive Antibody Therapy, for the treatment of COVID-19 infected patients was approved by the US-FDA two weeks ago. This great news was based on a nationwide evaluation in 14 U.S. medical institutions, and...

2020-09-17 04:00 1545

Havas Health & You Launches Behind the Mask, a Global Research Initiative to Document Health Experiences During the COVID-19 Pandemic and Beyond

NEW YORK, Sept. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Havas Health & You (HH&Y) announces the details of long-term global research project,Behind the Mask, a longitudinal, multi-armed study which focuses on documenting the ongoing evolution of health and wellness. This sector has seen dynamic shifts in...

2020-09-16 21:15 1601

eGeneration Partners with Bangladesh Government to Fight Pandemic with Technology

DHAKA, Bangladesh, Sept. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The COVID-19 pandemic has shaken the whole world andBangladesh is no difference. The country has observed the longest general holidays and taken social distancing measures to keep contamination in check. eGeneration, one of the leading IT companie...

2020-09-16 13:54 1426

Devan Lauded by Frost & Sullivan for its Antimicrobial Technology with Unique Quaternized Silane Chemistry

The non-leaching attributes of the technology coupled with its ability to reduce microbial mutation make it a potential candidate for textiles where durability and safe human contact are highly valued LONDON, Sept. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its recent analysis of the European antimicro...

2020-09-16 03:39 1583

Seoul Semiconductor Obtains Permanent Injunction against Philips Displays and Feit Light Bulbs

ANSAN, South Korea, Sept. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Seoul Semiconductor Co., Ltd. ("Seoul") (KOSDAQ 046890), a leading global innovator of LED products and technology, announced that it has successfully obtained a permanent injunction in a patent infringement laws...

2020-09-15 19:00 935

Gates Foundation's Annual Goalkeepers Report Shows COVID-19 Has Stalled 20 Years of Progress, Calls for Global Response to End the Pandemic

Report shows how economic damage has reinforced inequities and derailed achievement of the UN Sustainable Development Goals; spotlights countries innovating to meet challenges SEATTLE, Sept. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation today launched its fourth annual Goalkeepers...

2020-09-15 11:00 1333

Global Fund Partnership Has Saved 38 Million Lives - but COVID-19 Could Wipe Out Progress

GENEVA, Sept. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- A new report by the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria is a call to action to urgently invest to protect decades of progress against HIV, TB and malaria that are being derailed as a knock-on effect of the COVID-19 pandemic.   According to ...

2020-09-14 10:39 1545

Virtual reality startup and Fujitsu bring immersive drug design software to Japanese market

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- San Diego–based virtual reality (VR) startup Nanome, Inc. has entered into an agreement with Fujitsu to bring their signature product—an immersive scientific design and collaboration platform—to the Japanese market. The software is already used by more th...

2020-09-14 08:17 2271

Coronavirus Breakthrough: Senhwa Reports First eIND Silmitasertib Treated Severe COVID-19 Patient - Discharged Following Five Days of Treatment

TAIPEI and SAN DIEGO, Sept. 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Senhwa Biosciences, Inc. (TPEx: 6492), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on next generation DNA Damage Response (DDR) therapeutics for the treatment of cancer, announced today that the first patient with severe COVID-19 demonst...

2020-09-12 08:34 2454

Poor home hygiene contributing to antibiotic resistance, warn global hygiene experts

LONDON, Sept. 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- It is estimated that rates of resistance to commonly-used antibiotics could exceed 40–60% in some countries by 2030.1   With antimicrobial resistance (AMR) set to claim the lives of 10 million by 2050 if no action is taken,2 the GHC's experts are calling for ...

2020-09-11 07:01 2534

New school year starts amid COVID-19

BEIJING, Sept. 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- A news report by China.org.cn on China's new school year during the pandemic:   This September, students in China are starting to return to school amid the coronavirus pandemic. With tight prevention and control measures in place, the coun...

2020-09-09 21:00 1126

China honors pandemic fighters, vows to carry on fighting COVID-19 globally

BEIJING, Sept. 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- A news report by CGTN:   China held a meeting on Tuesday to honor role models in the country's fight against the COVID-19 epidemic - the fastest spreading, most extensive and most challenging public health emergency it has encountered since the founding of...

2020-09-09 09:08 1656

United Imaging Announces Research Collaboration with Massachusetts General Hospital Using Artificial Intelligence to Fight COVID-19

HOUSTON, Sept. 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- United Imaging, a global leader in advanced medical imaging and radiotherapy equipment, announced today that its artificial intelligence (AI) teams inBoston and Shanghai will collaborate with Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) to continue fighting COVID-19...

2020-09-09 00:00 1048

COVID-19 Drives Rise in Global Fab Equipment Spending, SEMI Reports

MILPITAS, Calif., Sept. 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Soaring pandemic-inspired demand for chips that power everything from communications and IT infrastructures to personal computing, gaming and healthcare electronics will drive an 8% increase in global fab equipment spending in 2020 and a 13% increa...

2020-09-08 22:00 2277

Seegene introduces a High-throughput 8-plex Test for Flu A, Flu B, RSV and COVID-19 with dual internal controls

SEOUL, South Korea, Sept. 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Seegene, Inc. introduced a single tube real-time RT-PCR assay, Allplex™ SARS-CoV-2/FluA/FluB/RSV Assay, which simultaneously detects and differentiates Flu A, Flu B, RSV A/B, and three different target genes of COVID-19 (S gene, RdRP gene and N ge...

2020-09-08 20:00 1270

Seegene introduces a High-throughput 8-plex Test for Flu A, Flu B, RSV and COVID-19 with dual internal controls

SEOUL, South Korea, Sept. 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Seegene, Inc. introduced a single tube real-time RT-PCR assay, Allplex™ SARS-CoV-2/FluA/FluB/RSV Assay, which simultaneously detects and differentiates Flu A, Flu B, RSV A/B, and three different target genes of COVID-19 (S gene, RdRP gene and N ge...

2020-09-08 20:00 1707

INOVIO Adds Thermo Fisher Scientific To Global Manufacturing Consortium

INOVIO Plans to Have 100 Million Doses of COVID-19 Vaccine Candidate INO-4800 Manufactured in 2021 PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa., Sept. 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- INOVIO (NASDAQ:INO), a biotechnology company focused on bringing to market precisely designed DNA medicines to treat and protect people from inf...

2020-09-08 20:00 1945

Life After Covid-19: Big Questions on Medical and Bio-Engineering

DAEJEON, South Korea, Sept. 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- On September 9, the Global Strategic Institute at KAIST will delve into innovative future strategies for the medical and bio-engineering sectors that have been disrupted by COVID-19. The forum will live stream via YouTube, KTV, and Naver TV from...

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