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Fungus Behind Meningitis Outbreak Found In Vials From Framingham Pharmacy

Health officials have confirmed that a fungus behind a meningitis outbreak has also been found in unopened vials of steroid medication.

10/18/2012

Law enforcement outside NECC in Framingham.

Federal Agents Raid Framingham Pharmacy Linked To Meningitis Outbreak

Authorities were serving search warrants the the New England Compounding Center in Framingham.

10/16/2012

The New England Compounding Center in Framingham.

NH Investigating Four Cases In Nationwide Meningitis Outbreak That Has Killed 15

A 15th person has died in the nationwide outbreak of a rare fungal meningitis linked to a Framingham pharmacy.

10/13/2012

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Meningitis Outbreak Now Linked To 184 Cases And 14 Deaths

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Friday that the number of cases of rare fungal meningitis nationwide has increased to 184 with 14 deaths.

10/12/2012

Senator Scott Brown (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Scott Brown To Give $10,000 In Donations From Framingham Pharmacy To Charity

Sen. Scott Brown says he’ll donate to charity about $10,000 in campaign donations he received from executives at the Massachusetts compounding pharmacy suspected in a deadly outbreak of fungal meningitis.

10/11/2012

The New England Compounding Center in Framingham.

Meningitis Outbreak Linked To Framingham Pharmacy Now At 14 Deaths, 170 Cases

There are now 14 deaths in 11 states linked to the outbreak, the CDC announced Thursday afternoon.

10/11/2012

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Framingham Pharmacy Settled With Family After 2004 Meningitis Death

The compounding pharmacy suspected in the outbreak settled a lawsuit alleging it produced a tainted shot that caused a man’s death in 2004.

10/11/2012

The New England Compounding Center in Framingham.

Patrick: Framingham Pharmacy May Have Misled Regulators

Gov. Deval Patrick says the specialty pharmacy linked to a deadly meningitis outbreak may have misled regulators and done work beyond the scope of its state license.

10/10/2012

PainCare LLC in Merrimack, New Hampshire

742 Patients Possibly Exposed To Tainted Steroids In NH

The number of people sickened by a deadly meningitis outbreak has now reached 119 cases, including 11 deaths.

10/09/2012

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Death Toll Rises To 8 In Framingham Pharmacy-Linked Meningitis Outbreak

As many as 13,000 people received tainted epidural steroid injections manufactured at a Framingham compounding pharmacy according to the Centers for Disease Control.

10/08/2012

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