The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) has been notified by San Diego County Public Health Services of a patient with the variant COVID-19 virus strain originally detected in the United Kingdom. This...

Molecular diagnostics company, LexaGene, announce that it has started a series of studies required by the FDA for Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) testing for its COVID-19 assay in a point-of-care (POC)...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Colorado Governor Jared Polis announced today the state’s first case of the of COVID-19 variant B.1.1.7, the same variant discovered in the UK. The Colorado State Laboratory...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The total number of COVID-19 cases reported in Los Angeles County for the two day span of Dec. 25 and 26 totaled nearly 30,000, according to the LA County Health Department. Officials...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently issued a travel notice for the northwestern African country of Mauritania. There is an outbreak of Rift Valley...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 By drawing from decades of studies, scientists created a timeline marking the arrival of black-legged ticks, also known as deer ticks, in hundreds of counties across 10 Midwestern...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 South Carolina health officials report that a rabid raccoon entered the Lexington Medical Center in West Columbia, South Carolina. It is reported that at least one person was...

The President of the American Medical Association (AMA) said Sunday in a statement concerning the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine: “The recommendation approved today by the CDC Director for the use of the...

By Teddy Cambosa The American Pharmacists Association (APhA) has shown readiness on the recent announcement by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in authorizing the use of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Los Angeles County health authorities announced this weekend that since Dec.11, more than 100,000 new COVID-19 cases have been reported To date, Public Health identified 610,372...