Coronavirus: Recovered patients testing positive again – BBC News

Recovered patients testing positive again The BBC News in the UK reported on 27 February that patients who had tested negative for coronavirus subsequently tested positive – at a rate of around 14%: Chinese health officials say that about 14% of people who had the coronavirus but recovered and were discharged from hospital have tested … Read more Coronavirus: Recovered patients testing positive again – BBC News

Pfizer Commissions Distribution Hub for East Africa in Nairobi

Pharmaceutical company, Pfizer, has commissioned a distribution hub for East Africa which will be based in Nairobi, Kenya, to improve efficiency in its supply chain and curb counterfeit of its products. Making the announcement, Country Director for Nigeria, and the East Africa region Mr. Enrico Liggeri said “the opening of the distribution hub in Nairobi … Read more Pfizer Commissions Distribution Hub for East Africa in Nairobi

Russian Delegation Visits “Flying Doctors” in Australia

Australia’s famed Flying Doctor service has been the focus of a delegation of Russian government officials, who visited the country to learn more about rural medivac services in in the Antipodean state. The Russian officials visited Sydney and Brisbane for an insight into fixed-wing operations at the Royal Flying Doctor Service and Careflight. They were … Read more Russian Delegation Visits “Flying Doctors” in Australia

Business: Bristol Myers-Squibb Acquires ZymoGenetics

Bristol Myers-Squibb completed its acquisition of Zymogenetics on October 12th, 2010, in a deal worth over $735 million. Shareholders will receive $9.75 per share. ZymoGenetics has now become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bristol-Myers Squibb. Bristol-Myers Squibb is a global biopharmaceutical company with sales of $18.8 billion in 2009. Zymogenetics develops novel protein drugs and raised … Read more Business: Bristol Myers-Squibb Acquires ZymoGenetics

Zoll to Supply Defibrillators to British Heart Foundation

The British Heart Foundation has designated ZOLL Medical Corporation as a nominated supplier for their Community Resuscitation Program. The BHF plans to purchase Zoll AED Plus units annually from April 6, 2010 for the next three years to distribute in public places and areas of need throughout the United Kingdom. The AED Plus and AED … Read more Zoll to Supply Defibrillators to British Heart Foundation