Infectious Disease Control

Memo Therapeutics AG and Northway Biotechpharma Collaborate on the Fast-Track Manufacturing of a SARS-CoV-2-Neutralizing Antibody for the Therapy of COVID-19

SCHLIEREN, Switzerland and VILNIUS, Lithuania, Aug. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Swiss biotech companyMemo Therapeutics AG (MTx) and Northway Biotechpharma (Northway), a leading biopharmaceutical Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization (CDMO), announce a new partnership to manufacture MTx...

2020-08-15 08:36 1354

Powerful and Proven: Community Health Workers Can Build Health and Equity During Pandemic & Beyond

WASHINGTON, Aug. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- New Orb Media reporting and data analysis of child mortality rates in 160 countries reveals the versatile and affordable role community health workers (CHWs) play in improving community health. New global model highlights surprising alternatives Orb Medi...

2020-08-13 18:00 1636

Mobile Programming LLC Launches COVID-19 Contact Tracing Application to Keep Employees Safe

NEW YORK, Aug. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Utilizing Bluetooth Low Energy ("BLE") technology, Mobile Programming LLC has developed a COVID-19 Contact Tracing Application to help organizations get back to work safely, while addressing COVID-19 health and safety concerns. Because COVID-19 is transmitt...

2020-08-13 14:00 1925

VeChain Announces A Market Ready Blockchain Food Safety Solution Powered By VeChain ToolChain™

SHANGHAI, Aug. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- COVID-19 has accelerated the need for food companies to build more resilient and transparent supply chains to cope with the challenges from an ever evolving marketplace. It is now more urgent than ever to have the proper framework that would allow for effec...

2020-08-13 10:00 2250

Uniview temperature screening solutions help Malaysia government fight against COVID 19

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Aug. 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- With the quick diffusion of COVID 19, there are 9094 cases of coronavirus infection inMalaysia. As Malaysia gears up to reopen its economy after restricted movement, ensuring that firms return to pre-crisis production and employment levels as ...

2020-08-12 14:12 1933

Xinhua Silk Road: Changshu intensifies efforts to further optimize business environment

BEIJING, Aug. 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- A charter plane sent by Changshu municipal government brought back 80 Japanese employees onAugust 8 to resume work. Japanese staff arrive at Sunan Shuofang International Airport in Wuxi, east China's Ji...

2020-08-11 10:03 2648

Global Fund Launches Search for Inspector General

GENEVA, Aug. 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria has launched a search for its next Inspector General. A seven-member nomination committee will help the Board of the Global Fund select the next Inspector General. The Board welcomes all candidates with ...

2020-08-11 01:05 2203

New York Times best-selling author, Martin Lindstrom launches new COVID-safe travel tips e-book

LONDON, Aug. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- New York Times best-selling author and behavioural psychologist,Martin Lindstrom, in association with Intertek Protek, has recently launched a COVID-safe travel tips e-book titled "Travel Truth and Lies Unmasked". The free e-book which is downloadable here ...

2020-08-10 16:00 1595

Civil Society Leads the Needed Collaborations between Nations

HAIKOU, China, Aug. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- At a time when the future of the globe looks gloomy by the unabated pandemic and economic fallout, raising political hostility and anti-globalization sentiment, an online dialogue in 30th and 30st July between the civil society organizations inChina an...

2020-08-10 10:49 658

Caprion-HistoGeneX and Viroclinics-DDL announce a strategic partnership to offer integrated, complementary services to advance infectious disease research and COVID-19 therapeutic development

Caprion-HistoGeneX, a specialized CRO providing immunology, proteomics, histopathology and genomics services, and Viroclinics-DDL, a provider of preclinical and clinical trial services for vaccine, antiviral, and diagnostic development, are pleased to announce a new partnership that will offer gl...

2020-08-06 20:10 992

Johnson & Johnson Announces Agreement with U.S. Government for 100 Million Doses of Investigational COVID-19 Vaccine

NEW BRUNSWICK, New Jersey, Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) (the Company) today announced its Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies have entered into an agreement with the U.S. government for the large scale domestic manufacturing and delivery in the U.S. of 100 million doses...

2020-08-05 20:30 3962

COVID-19 fuels growing health consciousness in Hong Kong, Manulife survey finds

* Survey of insurance customers shows move to healthier living for better physical and mental well-being * Hong Kong findings reveal jump in adoption and usage of digital tools for finance, shopping and news HONG KONG, Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Amid the anxiety and disruption caused by the...

2020-08-05 14:58 2183

KCI Plays an Important Role in Changing Public Transport Culture During COVID-19 Pandemic

JAKARTA, Indonesia, Aug. 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- PT Kereta Commuter Indonesia (KCI), the operator for Commuter Line trains inIndonesia, is leading a cultural change in public transport during thisCOVID-19 global pandemic. As Indonesia transitions into new normal, KCI is providing a Commuter Lin...

2020-08-04 18:32 1882

Panchshil Realty's Office Portfolio First in APAC To Meet British Safety Council's Global Benchmarks for COVID-19 Related Control Measures

PUNE, India, Aug. 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Panchshil Realty and British Safety Council today announced a new milestone in workplace safety in the corporate real estate sector inIndia in the context of COVID-19 and safe return to work. Panchshil Realty has become the first and only real estate gro...

2020-08-04 16:59 1716

AXA Hong Kong launches additional coverage for COVID-19

HONG KONG, Aug. 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- In light of the ongoing spread of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), AXA Hong Kong is now offering the following enhanced coverage and services to its customers to give them a peace of mind. New COVID-19 policy coverage and benefits, including: * ...

2020-08-04 16:30 1915

Macrogen Obtains Europe's CE-IVD Certificate for its COVID-19 Test Kit

SEOUL, South Korea, Aug. 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Korean biotech company Macrogen (CEO Sukang Lee), announced on the 3rd that it had obtained the CE marking forEurope's In-Vitro Diagnostic (CE-IVD) devices for its coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) test kit 'Axen™...

2020-08-04 10:00 1762

TB Alliance Announces European Commission Authorisation of New Treatment for Highly Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis

Pretomanid, developed by the non-profit TB Alliance, has received EU marketing authorisation in combination regimen with bedaquiline and linezolid in adults with XDR-TB or treatment-intolerant/non-responsive MDR-TB PRETORIA, South Africa, Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Pretomanid, a novel compound...

2020-08-03 21:13 2086

INOVIO's COVID-19 DNA Vaccine INO-4800 Provides Protection with Memory Immune Responses In Non-Human Primates Challenged with SARS-CoV-2 Virus

- INO-4800 showed durable antibody and T cell responses in rhesus macaques for 4 months - INO-4800 is the only vaccine to demonstrate long-term protection in non-human primates challenged with SARS-CoV-2 virus 13 weeks from vaccination  - Memory T and B cell responses resulted in reduced viral l...

2020-07-30 20:34 4067

MagniProtect by Magniflex: the world's first antiviral sleep collection tested against COVID-19 is Made in Italy

FLORENCE, Italy, July 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The innovative technology developed by Magniflex inhibits the persistence of bacteria and viruses on fabrics and has been specifically tested against SARS-COV-2.  

2020-07-30 14:00 2612

Dony Garment joins the global fight against the COVID-19

HANOI, Vietnam, July 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The coronavirus pandemic has brought about grim adversities worldwide. However, it also presents exclusive chances for small companies to expand productions and build business networks in major markets. Dony Garment, a Vietnamese garment production co...

2020-07-30 06:00 2162
12345 ... 31