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Cerus Corporation Announces Presentation of Study Results with INTERCEPT-treated COVID-19 Convalescent Plasma at the American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting

CONCORD, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cerus Corporation (Nasdaq: CERS) today announced the oral presentation of a clinical study: “Efficacy of COVID-19 Pathogen Inactivated Convalescent Plasma for Patients...

Children’s Hospital Los Angeles Offers FREE Flu Vaccination Family Clinic

--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Children’s Hospital Los Angeles: WHAT: Get your free flu shot at select CHLA Specialty Care Centers. No appointment needed. Available for the whole family....

Zynx Health Updates and Expands Its Free-of-Charge COVID-19 Clinical Decision Support

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#COVID--Zynx Health® today announced that it has significantly expanded and updated the publicly accessible COVID-19 clinical decision support available on its website,...

Texas Restaurant Association Partners With Integrated Viral Protection to Re-open Restaurants and Businesses

Integrated Viral Protection (IVP) and Texas Restaurant Association (TRA) with more than 45,000 members will help the restaurant industry provide safer, cleaner indoor space...

CommonHealth, a Free Mobile App for Patients to Share Health Data – including COVID Test and Vaccine Status – Connects to 230 US Health...

● CommonHealth, a free service run by a nonprofit, has connected to 230 health systems in the United States, allowing patients to gather, manage...

Delos Helps Advance Health and Safety In Nation’s Largest School Districts

New York City, Chicago, Miami-Dade, Baltimore among school districts deploying Delos’ advanced air purification NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Delos, a wellness real estate and technology company, has...

Partnership to Fight Infectious Disease Urges Prioritization of National Pandemic Preparedness Strategy 

Open Letter Outlines Key Components to Address Impact of Future Health Emergencies WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#AMR--The Partnership to Fight Infectious Disease (PFID) today sent an open letter...

Disposable Gloves Market in US 2020-2024- Featuring AMMEX Corp., Ansell Ltd., Cardinal Health Inc., Among Others to Contribute to the Market Growth | Industry...

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#DisposableGlovesMarketinUS--The disposable gloves market in the US is poised to grow by USD 1.01 bn during 2020-2024, progressing at a CAGR of over...

Sir Andrew Witty Returns to UnitedHealth Group After Leave of Absence

MINNETONKA, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) announced that Sir Andrew Witty, president of UnitedHealth Group and chief executive officer of Optum, has returned to...

NRF Chief Economist Says Pandemic Made This Year’s Holiday Forecast the Most Challenging Ever

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--With the coronavirus pandemic presenting unique circumstances for the nation’s economy, forecasting retail holiday sales this year was more challenging than ever before,...

Insurer Offers Communicable Disease Coverage for Nonprofits

Nonprofits Insurance Alliance (NIA) Bucks Prevailing Trend in P&C Insurance Market to Protect 501(c)(3) Organizations SANTA CRUZ, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#communicabledisease--Nonprofits Insurance Alliance (NIA), the leading property...

Qatar Donates $40,000 to Los Angeles and Orange County Soccer Community Organizations Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Donations supported the Orange County Soccer Club Community Foundation and the Los Angeles Football Club Foundation’s efforts provide food security and financial assistance to...

Safety Net Connect Selected as One of the Most Innovative Healthcare Companies in 2020 for Increasing Systems Integration

Converge eConsult recognized for improving coordination between healthcare systems, technologies, and providers for more efficient, higher quality patient care. NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#healthcareinnovation--Safety Net Connect...

Pfizer and BioNTech Achieve First Authorization in the World for a Vaccine to Combat COVID-19

U.K. regulator, MHRA, authorizes supply of COVID-19 mRNA vaccine for emergency supply under Regulation 174; Companies are ready to deliver the first doses to...

Milken Institute Launches “Early Warning” Initiative for Emerging Pandemic Threats as COVID-19 Cases Increase

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Covid19--FasterCures, a center of the Milken Institute devoted to accelerating biomedical innovation, today launched an initiative to build a global “early warning system”...