Pathogen

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Name: Pathogen
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

In the Wake of CDC Anthrax Release, Even More Errors Involving Deadly Pathogens Are Discovered

ByEarlier this month, we ran a report on the CDC anthrax blunder . As if that weren't bad enough, there have been additional exposures since we posted that report. This time, it involved the shipment of live, highly contagious, and deadly H5N1 avian influenza ... [Published Mercola - 3 hours ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Untreated irrigation water: Clear biosecurity risk

Following a water-borne fungal outbreak in their north Tasmania glasshouseFollowing a water-borne fungal outbreak in their north Tasmania glasshouse, brothers Anthony and Marcus Brandsema set about fine-tuning their irrigation system to minimise the risk ... [Published Get Farming - 4 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

AD aiding the TB spread?

Comments (0)Anaerobic digesters are extremely good at dismembering antibiotics, thus ridding them from the environment .However, ADs do not affect pathogens such as TB and salmonella.So, pathogen in, pathogen out.Would not ADs aid the spread of TB in ... [Published Mid Devon Gazette - 7 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 2 reports

App for headache sufferers shows success

( Griffith University ) A unique app that helps headache sufferers to record the severity and regularity of their pain is being used as part of a Griffith research study.making the need for a vaccine critical. Successful vaccine development hinges on ... [Published Infrosoft - 12 hours ago]
Entities: Protein, Vaccine, Infectious
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Healthy habits to reduce infection

There are concerns about the rise of antibiotic resistant infections, and the spread of these bacteria . There is a particular concern in hospitals where it is very easy to pass bacteria between patients via healthcare workers. Healthcare workers are ... [Published Examiner.com - 14 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

U.S. Labs Face New Congressional Scrutiny on Pathogen Missteps

Daily News on Nuclear, Biological & Chemical Weapons, Terrorism and Related IssuesJuly 29, 2014A group of U.S. legislators is intensifying its probe on safety violations involving anthrax and avian influenza at a key U.S. health agency, Reuters repor ... [Published Nuclear Threat Initiative - 17 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 21 hours ago - 3 reports

Micro Imaging Technology and Northern Michigan University to Investigate MIT 1000 Enhancement to Give More Rapid Pathogen Test Results

SAN CLEMENTE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/29/14 -- . (OTCQB: MMTC) announced that it has funded the collaboration with Northern Michigan University (NMU) to investigate an alternative pathogen sample preparation method that could provide a specimen test ... [Published Wall Street Select - 21 hours ago]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated 22 hours ago - 7 reports

US Lawmakers Expand Probe of Federal Biolab Mishaps

US lawmakers on Monday said they were expanding their investigation of federal biosecurity lapses including problems at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention that led to the mishandling of anthrax and bird flu pathogens.Republicans from the House ... [Published RT Magazine - 22 hours ago]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

US Pathogen Reduction and Testing Reform Act to Ban Pathogenic Products

two Representatives from the US congress announced the introduction of a Bill being titled "The Pathogen Reduction and Testing Reform Act of 2014".This bill would amend the Federal Meat Inspection Act, the Poultry Product Inspection Act and the Egg Product ... [Published Global FoodMate - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 2 reports

More emphasis on microbes required in food safety, says researcher

Dr Malik Hussain says current concepts regarding food safety and security may be inadequate and that further emphasis on microbes is required.According to Lincoln University senior lecturer in Food Microbiology, Dr Malik Hussain, current concepts regarding ... [Published Food Magazine Australia - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 2 reports

West African countries announce new measures to stop Ebola spread | Science

A nurse disinfects the waiting area for visitors at the ELWA Hospital in Monrovia, Liberia. Photograph: Ahmed Jallanzo/EPA Authorities across west Africa[1] have announced a series of measures aimed at stopping the spread of the Ebola virus, which reached ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 3 reports

Next-generation sequencing rapidly identify pathogens

Next-generation sequencing identifies porcine enterovirus G, a novel but benign virus in the U.S., according to Benjamin Hause, an assistant research professor at the Kansas State Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory at Kansas State University, who recently ... [Published Feedstuffs - Jul 28 2014]

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...We don't have any new antibiotics in the pipeline," she said. "If we run out, infections are going to be more and more difficult for us to treat in healthcare and in the community."
"We take it very seriously," Dial said. "We have now looked at our procedures with this to make sure we have some fail-safe measures so it doesn't occur again."
"… your food goes through a lot to make it to you, from being treated with antibiotics to getting a chlorine bath and a wax coating. Many of these steps are no big deal… but some are bad for your health and others huge money wasters."
...As reported by CNN, 11 the CDC has created "a high-level group of leaders who will work on lab safety issues" and is also working on the creation of an external lab safety advisory group

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ROCKVILLE, Md., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Synthetic Biologics, Inc. (NYSE MKT: SYN), a developer of novel anti-infective biologic and drug candidates targeting specific pathogens that cause serious infections and diseases, announced today that ...
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SAN CLEMENTE, CA--(Marketwired - Jul 29, 2014) - Micro Imaging Technology, Inc. (OTCQB: MMTC) announced that it has funded the collaboration with Northern Michigan University (NMU) to investigate an alternative pathogen sample preparation method that ...
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