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E.g., 06/24/2018
E.g., 06/24/2018
An article from India Real Time
August 8, 2013 - How to avoid dengue fever   August 8, 2013 -- Dengue fever, a viral infection, which causes severe bone ache, flu-like symptoms and in rare cases can be fatal, spreads through the bite of the Aedes aegypti mosquito. This type of...
An article from The Scientist
August 7, 2013 - Bird Flu Experiments Proposed   August 7, 2013 -- A group of 22 prominent influenza researchers have today (August 7) published a letter in both Nature and Science, stressing the need for a new wave of controversial studies on the...
An interview from Forbes
August 7, 2013 - The Top 3 Public Health Trends Across Africa: An interview with Alex Ezeh   August 7, 2013 -- Editor’s Note: In advance of the many health-related discussions to take place in September at the Clinton Global Initiative, the Social...
An article from the Global Post
August 7, 2013 - China's H7N9 bird flu spreads human-to-human   August 7, 2013 -- Chinese scientists have discovered the first case of human-to-human transmission of the H7N9 bird flu. In research published in the British Medical Journal,...
An article from The Washington Post
August 6, 2013 - At the forefront of vaccine research to safeguard the military   August 6, 2013 -- Since she was a young girl, Connie Schmaljohn knew she wanted a career that involved saving lives. More than 30 years ago, she started down the...
An article from Vaccine News Daily
August 6, 2013 - Novartis announces age indication expansion for meningococcal vaccine   August 6, 2013 -- Novartis, a Basel, Switzerland-based healthcare solutions company, announced on Thursday that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved...
An interview from AllAfrica.com
August 6, 2013 - Gambia: August Is National Immunization Awareness Month   August 6, 2013 -- Gambia recognised internationally as one the of most successful countries worldwide in immunising infants and young children. August is National...
An article from the Global Post
August 6, 2013 - Can inhaling a gas save children from malaria?   August 6, 2013 -- MBARARA, Uganda — Ignatius was no longer conscious when he arrived at the hospital in Mbarara, Uganda. After experiencing fever and chills, the six-year-old boy,...
An interview from Forbes
August 6, 2013 - Delivering Vaccines To Where They're Needed Most: An Interview with Kevin Reilly   August 6, 2013 -- Editor’s Note: In advance of the many health-related discussions to take place in September at the Clinton Global Initiative, the...
An article from The Guardian
August 6, 2013 - Wanted: a standard model of HIV and Aids diagnostics for Africa   August 6, 2013 -- On 13 July, the joint United Nations programme on HIV/Aids (UNAids) announced their ambition to provide anti-retroviral therapy (ART) to 15...
An article from Vaccine News Daily
August 6, 2013 - Nucleus Medical Media uses animation to raise awareness of adult vaccines   August 6, 2013 -- Nucleus Medical Media, Inc., a creator of interactive medical multimedia, announced on Wednesday that it created free informational...
An post from the European Commission's Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection (ECHO) Blog
August 6, 2013 - Vigilance against new cholera strain in West Africa   August 6, 2013 -- A new strain of cholera with its origins in Southeast Asia has firmly anchored itself on African soil. More virulent than the ones traditionally found on the...
An article from Science Daily
August 6, 2013 - New Design May Produce Heartier, More Effective Salmonella-Based Vaccines   August 6, 2013 -- The bacterial pathogen Salmonella has a notorious capacity for infection. Last year alone, according to the Center for Disease Control,...
An article from Soweto Live
August 6, 2013 - A new home-based HPV test is launched in SA   August 6, 2013 -- A new cervical cancer screening test looks set to revolutionise the way in which women are tested for this disease. UDoTest has recently released a new self-...
An article from Vaccine News Daily
August 5, 2013 - Novavax announced positive preclinical trial for H7N9 influenza vaccine   August 5, 2013 -- Novavax announced on July 29 a positive preclinical trial for its virus-like particle vaccine candidate against the H7N9 Influenza A,...
An article from Biospace
August 5, 2013 - Sanofi Pasteur Initiates Phase III Study of Investigational Clostridium difficile Vaccine in the United States   August 5, 2013 -- Sanofi Pasteur, the vaccines division of Sanofi (EURONEXT: SAN and NYSE: SNY), announced today the...
An article from Haaretz
August 5, 2013 - Israel's Health Ministry tries to contain public outcry over polio inoculations   August 5, 2013 -- Health Ministry officials attempted on Monday to contain a public outcry as the ministry started to inoculate 150,000 children who...
An article from The Daily Mail
August 5, 2013 - The man who has been in hospital for 45 YEARS after he was struck down by polio when he was a child   August 5, 2013 -- Paulo Henrique Machado has spent his whole life in hospital. The 45-year-old Brazilian, whose mother died two...
An article from the Center for Infectious DIsease Research and Policy at the University of Minnesota
August 5, 2013 - Quadrivalent flu vaccines coming; companies cite good demand   August 5, 2013 -- Quadrivalent (four-strain) influenza vaccines will make their US market debut during the upcoming vaccination season, and vaccine makers are...
An article from AllAfrica.com
August 5, 2013 - Africa: Response to Polio Outbreaks Shows Global Eradication Plan Is Working   August 5, 2013 -- GUEST COLUMN, by Helen Rees Just as we were seeing record-low cases of polio worldwide and coming closer than ever to eradication,...

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