By Ashik Siddique | Apr 19, 2013 05:34 PM EDT
The deadly fungal meningitis outbreak that killed 53 Americans, caused by steroid injections tainted with the fungus Exserohilum rostratum, will soon be investigated by a Michigan grand jury.
By Tim McLaughlin | Jan 08, 2013 12:26 PM EST
The person hired to run the bankrupt pharmacy linked to a deadly U.S. meningitis outbreak is "hopelessly conflicted" and should be removed from the job, a U.S. Justice Department official said.
By Julie Steenhuysen | Dec 31, 2012 10:10 AM EST
The St Joseph Mercy clinic has been at the front line of the fight against one of the biggest ever U.S. outbreaks of fungal meningitis.
By Tim Ghianni | Nov 22, 2012 11:27 AM EST
A deadly outbreak of infections linked to tainted steroid injections is approaching 500 cases nearly two months after it began.
By David Morgan | Nov 16, 2012 10:00 AM EST
Lawmakers said they would alter the regulation of drug compounding pharmacies to prevent more crises like the recent meningitis outbreak.
By Toni Clarke | Nov 13, 2012 09:36 AM EST
U.S. health inspectors found bugs, a flying bird and other unsterile conditions at Ameridose LLC, an affiliate of the Massachusetts compounding pharmacy at the heart of the deadly meningitis outbreak.
By Makini Brice | Nov 08, 2012 11:22 AM EST
The director of NECC was fired because he had ignored a complaint lodged against the company in July.
By Amber Moore | Nov 06, 2012 09:38 AM EST
419 people across the U.S. have been infected with the deadly fungal meningitis outbreak that has already killed 30 people.
By Amber Moore | Nov 02, 2012 10:11 AM EDT
Bacteria were found in the recent recalled products of the New England Compounding Center that has been associated with the recent meningitis outbreak.
By Amber Moore | Nov 01, 2012 12:09 PM EDT
377 people have been infected with the deadly fungal meningitis and 29 have died from the infection, CDC said.
By Toni Clarke & Caroline Humer | Oct 27, 2012 11:48 AM EDT
The FDA said it found "greenish black foreign matter" and other contaminants in an injectable steroid produced by the New England Compounding Center.
By Toni Clarke & Sharon Begley | Oct 27, 2012 11:31 AM EDT
Interviews with former NECC employees and a review of internal documents and state records show how regulators failed to punish the company despite repeated violations of the rules.
By Makini Brice | Oct 26, 2012 12:01 PM EDT
There seems to be an end in sight for the deadly nationwide meningitis outbreak in the United States.
By Tim Ghianni | Oct 25, 2012 02:00 PM EDT
Dr. April Pettit who ordered "extra tests" on the spinal fluid of a patient is credited with unlocking the mystery of the fungal meningitis outbreak and prompting a national alert that may have saved lives.
By David Bailey | Oct 25, 2012 09:15 AM EDT
The death toll from a U.S. outbreak of fungal meningitis due to injections of tainted steroid medication has reached 24 with Indiana now reporting a third death.