COVID-19 / Coronavirus

FII Institute Launches Global Infectious Diseases Index

2021-09-21 23:19 669

FII Institute launched a unique global index that uses groundbreaking technology to track infectious diseases and transform how the world reacts to future crises. The Global Infectious Diseases Index was developed by FII Institute in partnership with Accenture and Metabiota. Metabiota's risk so...

Long-termism as Investment Philosophy: Healthcare Investor Sangel Capital Expects to See Big Rise in Investment Value

2021-09-21 10:00 1010

SHENZHEN, China, Sept. 20\1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The portfolio value of Sangel Capital ("Sangel" or the "Company"), a leading biotech and healthcare venture capital company based inChina, is poised for strong growth as multiple biotech and pharmaceutical companies backed by Sangel's venture fund...

Fullerton Health launches DigiHealth Kiosk to improve accessibility and affordability of healthcare for Migrant Workers

2021-09-21 07:00 968

SINGAPORE, Sept. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The COVID 19 Pandemic has shown the importance of primary care for all segments of society, including Migrants Workers. Miah Ratan, 33, Maintenance Supervisor Sa...

Novavax to Participate in Fireside Chat at Devex @ UNGA 76

2021-09-21 04:46 4828

GAITHERSBURG, Md., Sept. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Novavax, Inc. (Nasdaq: NVAX), a biotechnology company developing and commercializing next-generation vaccines for serious infectious diseases, today announced thatJohn J. Trizzino, Executive Vice President, Chief Commercial Officer and Chief Busin...

Alterity Announces Presentation of Biomarker Data at the International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society Congress 2021

2021-09-20 22:51 5855

MELBOURNE, Australia and SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Alterity Therapeutics (ASX: ATH, NASDAQ: ATHE) ("Alterity" or "the Company"), a biotechnology company dedicated to developing disease modifying treatments for neurodegenerative conditions, today announced that data was present...

P&G partners with Philippine Red Cross for COVID-19 Bakuna Buses in CALABARZON

2021-09-20 15:09 890

MANILA, Philippines, Sept. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Procter & Gamble (P&G) Philippines continues stepping up as a force for good by supporting the Philippine Red Cross (PRC) mission to assist in the government's national COVID-19 vaccination program.

Experts Call on World Leaders to Commit to a Global Plan of Attack on COVID at Summit

2021-09-20 12:00 981

More Than 60 Leading Organizations Across Civil Society, Academia, Philanthropy, Health, and Social Enterprise Define a 6-Point Plan to End the Global COVID-19 Crisis SEATTLE, Sept. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- This week, hosted by the United States , world leaders will gather virtually for theGlobal...

Terumo celebrates 100-year anniversary in Asia with an eye to the future

2021-09-20 10:00 1193

SINGAPORE, Sept. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Terumo, a global leader in medical technology, celebrates its centenary inAsia. From humble beginnings as a thermometer manufacturer in 1921, and the first company in 1963 to create disposable syringes inJapan, the company has been providing medical solut...

New Zealand's Cancer Organisations Warn Of COVID Pandemic-led Drop In Cancer Being Diagnosed And Treated

2021-09-20 06:00 992

* Growing concern that people are reluctant to see their doctor about troubling symptoms during current uncertain period. This follows last year's lockdown which saw a decline in diagnosis of cancer across Aotearoa.[1]  * Around 9,000 New Zealanders die of cancer every year.[2]  * New campai...

Global Kidney Innovation Summit Accelerates International Consortium

2021-09-18 07:15 2218

Patient Needs and Insights Drive New Era of Global Kidney Research, Discovery, and Personalized Treatments WASHINGTON, Sept. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Association of Kidney Patients (AAKP), the largest independent kidney patient organization in the USA, and its strategic partners at ...

SARS-CoV-2, Influenza A inactivated by zinc-embedded nylon fabric

2021-09-18 04:53 1874

A paper published in ACS Applied Materials Interfaces details effectiveness, describes protocol for future testing HOUSTON, Sept. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- An international team of scientists and engineers from theUniversity of Cambridge, the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, ResInnova Lab...

Global Cord Blood Corporation to Hold Annual General Meeting in Hong Kong on December 7, 2021

2021-09-17 19:00 15506

HONG KONG, Sept. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Cord Blood Corporation (NYSE: CO) ("GCBC" or the "Company"),China's leading provider of cord blood collection, laboratory testing, hematopoietic stem cell processing, and stem cell storage services, today announced that the Company will hold its 20...

Zhongchao Inc. Launches Hematology MDT Training Platform to Improve Diagnosis and Treatment

2021-09-17 18:30 12702

SHANGHAI, Sept. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Zhongchao Inc. (NASDAQ: ZCMD) ("Zhongchao" or the "Company"), an internet technology company offering healthcare professionals the online healthcare information, professional training and educational services platform and patients the patient management p...

Zhongchao Inc. Launches Hematology MDT Training Platform to Improve Diagnosis and Treatment

2021-09-17 18:30 734

SHANGHAI, Sept. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Zhongchao Inc. (NASDAQ: ZCMD) ("Zhongchao" or the "Company"), an internet technology company offering healthcare professionals the online healthcare information, professional training and educational services platform and patients the patient management p...

Travel Preparations are Underway: More Fun Awaits in the Philippines

2021-09-17 16:06 908

MANILA, Philippines, Sept. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- As the world waits for international travel borders to reopen,the Philippines is preparing a warm welcome for tourists. The Philippines Department of Tourism (DOT) has been continuously developing its destinations for local and international tr...

Travel Preparations are Underway: More Fun Awaits in the Philippines

2021-09-17 15:31 1166

MANILA, Philippines, Sept. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- As the world waits for international travel borders to reopen,the Philippines is preparing a warm welcome for tourists. The Philippines Department of Tourism (DOT) has been continuously developing its destinations for local and international tr...

BioVaxys Cancer Vaccine Manufacturing Partner Bio Elpida Reaches Bioproduction Milestone

2021-09-17 15:00 2853

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- BioVaxys Technology Corp. (CSE: BIOV) (FRA: 5LB) (OTCQB: BVAXF) ("BioVaxys"), announced today that cancer vaccine manufacturing partner Bio Elpida inLyon, France, has reached major milestones in the development of the bioproduction proce...

Tom Golisano Gifts $30 Million to Special Olympics to Expand Critical Health Services Globally for People with Intellectual Disabilities

2021-09-16 20:00 1118

WASHINGTON, Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Special Olympics announced today that it has received its largest single private gift in the organization's 53-year history. Tom Golisano, Paychex founder, philanthropist and father of a son with an intellectual disability, will provide$30 million, his t...

COVID-19 Scoop: Epoch-Making GoldenBiotech's Oral COVID-19 New Drug Trial Got Green Light from the FDA to Extend Recruiting Severe COVID-19 Patients

2021-09-16 18:05 992

TAIPEI, Sept.16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Golden Biotechnology Corp.(TPEx:4132) ("GoldenBiotech", GBC), a leading Taiwanese biopharmaceutical company, announces that its oral investigational new drug Antroquinonol (HOCENA®) has made headway withCOVID-19 treatment development in more broaden clinical ...

Key milestone: DHL delivers 1 billion COVID-19 vaccine doses

2021-09-16 16:00 8048

* 1 billion vaccine doses shipped to more than 160 countries in the fight against COVID-19 sinceDecember 2020 * Smooth management and execution of different supply chain set-ups * Planning essential to identify and prevent future health emergencies SINGAPORE, Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- C...

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