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U.K. sees rise in Campylobacter, Salmonella cases

U.K. SEES RISE IN CAMPYLOBACTER, SALMONELLA CASES

Campylobacter, Salmonella and non-O157 Shiga toxin producing E. coli cases increased in the United Kingdom in 2017, according to a...

 
 
 
Candies May be Contaminated With Hepatitis A

CANDIES MAY BE CONTAMINATED WITH HEPATITIS A

A public health alert about possible hepatitis A contamination in Modjeskas from Bauer's Candies was announced Thursday by the U.S....

Which Bauer's Candies Were Recalled? The Modjeskas May Have Been Exposed To Hepatitis A - UPDATE

WHICH BAUER'S CANDIES WERE RECALLED? THE MODJESKAS MAY HAVE BEEN EXPOSED TO HEPATITIS A - UPDATE

UPDATE: According to Anna Bauer, a representative of Bauer Candies, the company has already completed its voluntary recall, and has...

 
 
 

RNA-SEQ ANALYSIS OF HEPATIC GENE EXPRESSION OF COMMON PEKIN, MUSCOVY, MULE AND HINNY DUCKS FED AD LIBITUM OR OVERFED

Abstract Background Duck species are known to have different susceptibility to fatty liver production in response to overfeeding. In...

INFOSAN involved in fipronil, fake rice and Salmonella events

INFOSAN INVOLVED IN FIPRONIL, FAKE RICE AND SALMONELLA EVENTS

An international food safety entity responded to more than 80 incidents over a two-year period, according to a report. The International...

 
 
 
Over 3700 surgical patients may have been exposed to HIV in New Jersey, proving yet again that hospitals are dangerous to your health

OVER 3700 SURGICAL PATIENTS MAY HAVE BEEN EXPOSED TO HIV IN NEW JERSEY, PROVING YET AGAIN THAT HOSPITALS ARE DANGEROUS TO YOUR HEALTH

Thousands of patients may have contracted HIV, hepatitis B, or hepatitis C - or possibly all of the above - while being treated at...

More than 3,000 patients possibly exposed to HIV, hepatitis at New Jersey surgery center

MORE THAN 3,000 PATIENTS POSSIBLY EXPOSED TO HIV, HEPATITIS AT NEW JERSEY SURGERY CENTER

The New Jersey Department of Health called it "an abundance of caution" to suggest that people be tested.

 
 
 
Thousands Of Patients Warned Of Potential HIV, Hepatitis Exposure

THOUSANDS OF PATIENTS WARNED OF POTENTIAL HIV, HEPATITIS EXPOSURE

Patients who were treated at HealthPlus Surgery Center in New Jersey have been notified following infection control breaches.

Surgery Center May Have Infected Thousands

SURGERY CENTER MAY HAVE INFECTED THOUSANDS

After an investigation, a New Jersey outpatient surgery center is urging anyone treated there between Jan. 1 and Sept. 7, 2018, be...

 
 
 
Gilead Sciences Commits $150M to Agenus in Cancer Drug R&D Pact

GILEAD SCIENCES COMMITS $150M TO AGENUS IN CANCER DRUG R&D PACT

For the second time this week, Gilead Sciences has partnered with a Boston-area biotech, this time with a deal that covers up to five...

ECDC: Average of 100 outbreaks per week in 2017

ECDC: AVERAGE OF 100 OUTBREAKS PER WEEK IN 2017

There were an average of 100 food and waterborne outbreaks per week in Europe, according to the 2017 zoonoses report. The European...

 
 
 
Bio Roundup: Eli Lilly Tries Tau, Generic Insulin, NASH Cash & More

BIO ROUNDUP: ELI LILLY TRIES TAU, GENERIC INSULIN, NASH CASH & MORE

Pharmaceutical industry critics lament the cost of rare disease drugs, but some of the steepest price hikes have come on widely used...

 
 
 
Brii Bio's Alliance with VBI Vaccines Adds Hepatitis B Drug to Pipeline

BRII BIO'S ALLIANCE WITH VBI VACCINES ADDS HEPATITIS B DRUG TO PIPELINE

Brii Biosciences launched earlier this year with $260 million and a mission to find new medicines in infectious disease and other therapeutic...

More than 2,000 ill and nine dead in Australian outbreaks

MORE THAN 2,000 ILL AND NINE DEAD IN AUSTRALIAN OUTBREAKS

Foodborne outbreaks affected more than 2,000 and killed nine people in Australia in 2012, according to the latest OzFoodNet annual...

 
 
 

VIR STARTS TRIAL OF RNAI DRUG FOR HEP B SEEKING FUNCTIONAL CURE

Vir Biotechnology has started a phase 1/2 trial of its gene-silencing drug for hepatitis B virus, the first clinical candidate from...

How Fast Is Too Fast For My Pet To Lose Weight?

HOW FAST IS TOO FAST FOR MY PET TO LOSE WEIGHT?

You've already conquered the first steps of determining that your pet is overweight and you've worked with your veterinarian to create...

 
 
 
Hawaii Hepatitis A Class Action Settled for $4,500,000

HAWAII HEPATITIS A CLASS ACTION SETTLED FOR $4,500,000

A preliminary settlement of up to $4,500,000.00 has been reached in a class action lawsuit filed on behalf of those who were exposed...

Austria reports Hepatitis A cases match strain in Swedish outbreak

AUSTRIA REPORTS HEPATITIS A CASES MATCH STRAIN IN SWEDISH OUTBREAK

Austria has become part of a multi-country Hepatitis A outbreak with 31 confirmed cases linked to frozen strawberries imported from...