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New analysis finds link between cloudy drinking water and gastrointestinal illness

New analysis finds link between cloudy drinking water and gastrointestinal illness

Robot emits UV light to destroy infection-causing bugs in hard-to-clean places

Robot emits UV light to destroy infection-causing bugs in hard-to-clean places

Scope maker Olympus hit with $6.6 million verdict in superbug outbreak case

Scope maker Olympus hit with $6.6 million verdict in superbug outbreak case

Healthcare providers rarely perform stethoscope hygiene between patient encounters

Healthcare providers rarely perform stethoscope hygiene between patient encounters

Medtech, biotech and pharmaceuticals in Australia

Medtech, biotech and pharmaceuticals in Australia

Researchers detect protozoa in drinking water that cause diarrheal outbreaks

Researchers detect protozoa in drinking water that cause diarrheal outbreaks

Widow unleashes court fight against scope maker Olympus over superbug outbreak

Widow unleashes court fight against scope maker Olympus over superbug outbreak

Sterilization and cleaning methods leave residual contamination on ureteroscopes

Sterilization and cleaning methods leave residual contamination on ureteroscopes

New test reveals the truth about how much urine is in swimming pools

New test reveals the truth about how much urine is in swimming pools

Scientists find new way to monitor water quality in swimming pools

Scientists find new way to monitor water quality in swimming pools

Hospital room floors could be overlooked source for dissemination of pathogens, study suggests

Hospital room floors could be overlooked source for dissemination of pathogens, study suggests

Current reprocessing techniques of endoscopes not consistently effective, study suggests

Current reprocessing techniques of endoscopes not consistently effective, study suggests

Antimicrobial copper products for patient safety to be displayed at Arab Health

Antimicrobial copper products for patient safety to be displayed at Arab Health

UVC machines can cut transmission of four drug-resistant superbugs by 30%, study finds

UVC machines can cut transmission of four drug-resistant superbugs by 30%, study finds

Direct Relief provides medical aid to Haiti to help treat cholera and other diseases

Direct Relief provides medical aid to Haiti to help treat cholera and other diseases

invendo medical receives CE Mark for world’s first sterile single-use colonoscope

invendo medical receives CE Mark for world’s first sterile single-use colonoscope

Protamine may be useful in developing new types of disinfectant solutions for contact lenses

Protamine may be useful in developing new types of disinfectant solutions for contact lenses

Dr. Schumacher unveils ready-to-use disinfection wipes at MEDICA 2016

Dr. Schumacher unveils ready-to-use disinfection wipes at MEDICA 2016

Antimicrobial copper touch surfaces may help fight global threat of antibiotic resistance

Antimicrobial copper touch surfaces may help fight global threat of antibiotic resistance

WHO and health partners need support from international donors to control spread of cholera in Yemen

WHO and health partners need support from international donors to control spread of cholera in Yemen