AHE Presents its 2019 Innovation Award

July 1, 2019

The Association for the Health Care Environment (AHE), of the American Hospital Association, announces the recipient of the 2019 AHE Innovation Award.

Botox Cousin Can Reduce Malaria in an Environmentally Friendly Way

July 1, 2019

Researchers at the universities in Stockholm and Lund, in collaboration with researchers from the University of California, have found a new toxin that selectively targets mosquitoes. This can lead to innovative and environmentally friendly approaches to reduce malaria.

An Improved Vaccine for Bacterial Meningitis and Bloodstream Infections

July 1, 2019

Researchers have now developed a new vaccine, a native outer membrane vesicle (NOMV) vaccine, for meningitis and bloodstream infections caused by "meningococcal group B" bacteria. This will allow younger people to be vaccinated and will address several limitations of the current vaccinations.