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Results from two early-phase Russian non-randomised vaccine trials (Sputnik V) in a total of 76 people are published this week in The Lancet, finding that two formulations of a two-part vaccine have a...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) today announced that laboratory testing has confirmed the season’s fourth human case of Eastern Equine Encephalitis...

Imagine a reusable face mask that protects wearers and those around them from SARS-CoV-2, is comfortable enough to wear all day, and stays in place without frequent adjustment. Based on decades of experience...

Sunshine Mills, Inc. is issuing a voluntary recall of certain dog food products due to levels of Aflatoxin that are potentially above the acceptable limit.  Aflatoxin is a naturally occurring mold by-product...

The number of gonorrhea cases reported in England increased by 26 percent in 2019, according to a new report by Public Health England (PHE). Between 2018 and 2019, England saw gonorrhea cases rise from...

A team led by researchers at the George Washington University (GW) has established a controlled human hookworm infection (CHHI) model to accelerate the development of human hookworm vaccines. Investigators...

A Cambridge hospital has piloted the use of combined rapid point-of-care nucleic acid and antibody testing for SARS-CoV-2 infection after researchers at the University of Cambridge showed that this approach...

Two recent studies were unable to rule out that H1N1 (“swine flu”) vaccination (“Pandemrix”) and seasonal influenza vaccination given to pregnant women might be associated with...

University of Idaho researchers are leading a nearly $6 million National Science Foundation (NSF) cooperative agreement, using large and complex data sets to improve prediction and response measures for...

Nunavut communities, especially those in the Kitikmeot, have seen an increase in cases of Gonorrhea. Gonorrhea is a sexually transmitted infection (STI) that is passed through sexual contact. You can...