By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Biopharmaceutical company, Qpex Biopharma, announced this week the initiation of a Phase 1 study of QPX9003, a next generation intravenous (IV)-administered synthetic...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Wisconsin state health officials report cases of adult and congenital syphilis are on the rise in the state. In Milwaukee, the numbers are dramatic– The number...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Through June 18, Florida state health officials have reported ten Vibrio vulnificus infections, including four deaths, according to the latest data update. Cases...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Agriculture officials in Florida have reported an additional case of Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) in a horse. According to the Florida Department of Agriculture...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews TP-05 is designed to kill infected ticks attached to the human body before they can transmit the Borrelia bacteria that causes Lyme disease Late clinical-stage biopharmaceutical...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Connecticut state health officials reported two residents have tested positive for the tick-borne disease, Powassan virus (POWV). These are the first cases reported...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Entomologists from the Nebraska Department of Agriculture and University of Nebraska-Lincoln Department of Entomology identified a species of kissing bug for the first...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services reported a case of Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) in a horse in Leon County in the panhandle. This is...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued a health advisory last week due to an increase in respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) activity across parts...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Freshpet Inc. is announcing a voluntary recall of a single lot of Freshpet® Select Small Dog Bite Size Beef & Egg Recipe Dog Food (1 LB bags), with Sell by Date...