Results from virus sequencing of samples from the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) were received last night.
DELRAY BEACH, Fla., Sept. 2, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — PositiveID Corporation (“PositiveID”) (OTCQB:PSID), a developer of biological detection and diagnostics solutions, today announced that its Chairman and CEO, William J. Caragol, will present at the Rodman & Renshaw 16th Annual Global Investment Conference taking place September 8-10, 2014, at the New York Palace Hotel in New York City. The Company’s presentation is scheduled for 2:55 p.m. on September 9, 2014, and will also be available via webcast at: http://wsw.com/webcast/rrshq24/psid.
The International Clinics on Infectious Disease Dynamics and Data (ICI3D) Program invites applications to the third annual Clinic on Dynamical Approaches to Infectious Disease Data, which will be held December 15-19, 2014 at the University of Florida’s Emerging Pathogens Institute. This intensive, 1-week modelling clinic will provide an introduction to dynamical models used in the study of infectious disease dynamics. The Clinic will bring together graduate students, postdoctoral students, and researchers from North America and Africa, and instruction will focus on how the complex dynamics of pathogen transmission influence study design and data collection for addressing problems in infectious disease research.
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Soligenix, Inc., a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing products to treat serious inflammatory diseases where there remains an unmet medical need, as well as developing several biodefense vaccines and therapeutics, announced today promising preliminary results from a preclinical study with its ricin toxin vaccine RiVax™, in a non-human primate (NHP) lethal aerosol exposure model.