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Teens with HIV have similar cognitive outcomes to HIV-negative peers

May 24, 2019
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Closed ICUs may reduce rates of three hospital-acquired infections

May 24, 2019
Closed ICUs are associated with significantly reduced rates of catheter-associated urinary tract infections, central line-associated bloodstream infections and…
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FDA grants Qiagen 510(k) clearance for syndromic testing system

May 24, 2019
Qiagen announced it has received 510(k) clearance from the FDA for a multiplex syndromic testing system. The system, called the QIAstat-Dx, will launch in the United…
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Gel-based vaccine storage could improve access in high-temperature areas

May 24, 2019
Researchers have developed a unique vaccine storage method that uses a mixture of two sugars — pullulan and trehalose — to form a gel. According to research…
In the Journals

Health care personnel should not be screened yearly for TB, guidelines say

May 24, 2019
In updated guidance, the CDC and National Tuberculosis Controllers Association recommended against screening U.S. health care personnel, or HCP, for latent tuberculosis…
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Early Intervention in Cystic Fibrosis: CFTR-Related Organ Damage Progression From in Utero Through Adulthood

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated.

Learn about early interventions and how to address GI tract and lung organ damage progression in CF. Expert faculty…
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Investigational TORC1 inhibitor observed to reduce respiratory tract infections in elderly with asthma

May 22, 2019
DALLAS — In a phase 2b trial, an investigational TORC1 inhibitor was well tolerated and observed to reduce the…
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Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI)

Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI)

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VIDEO: Pneumococcal disease outbreak strikes Alabama prison

May 2, 2019
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