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E.g., 04/26/2018
E.g., 04/26/2018
Un article de OMS
November 26, 2015 - Le point focal national RSI pour l’Iraq a notifié à l’OMS des cas supplémentaires de choléra, confirmés en laboratoire.   Au 22 novembre, le Laboratoire central de la santé publique à Bagdad avait confirmé au total 2810 cas d’...
An article from FierceVaccines
November 25, 2015 - Sanofi ($SNY) is the furthest along in the race for a dengue vaccine, expecting to receive its first license to market its jab by the end of the year. But this doesn't mean others aren't trying to tackle the mosquito-borne...
An article from AllAfrica
November 25, 2015 - The vaccination campaign against measles and rubella kicked off in Government Bilingual Nursery and Primary School New-Bell Aviation Ngangue in the presence of the Governor of the Littoral Region, Samuel Dieudonné Ivaha Diboua...
Un article de Le Figaro
November 24, 2015 - Un adolescent de 15 ans est mort au Liberia de la fièvre hémorragique Ebola, a annoncé aujourd'hui un responsable médical.   Il s'agit du premier décès dû au virus depuis des mois.   En savoir plus.
An article from FierceBiotech
November 24, 2015 - Researchers at Rice University claim to have invented the "fastest-moving molecules ever seen in solution," developing a molecular machine that propels itself using ultraviolet light. Though they are just a proof of concept for...
An article from BBC
November 24, 2015 - A 15-year-old boy has died of Ebola in Liberia less than three months after the country was declared free of the virus, officials have told the BBC.   He tested positive last week and died late on Monday at a treatment centre...
An article from Reuters
November 24, 2015 - A failure to send a suspected Ebola patient directly to a specialist treatment unit in a fresh outbreak of the virus in Liberia may reflect fatigue and complacency among health workers, a health expert said on Tuesday.  ...
An article from the Irish Examiner
November 23, 2015 - Developing a disposable test kit with the potential to revolutionise HIV management across the globe, Co Clare company AltraTech has announced plans to raise €5m in funding.   “We aim to be first to market with a $10 disposable...
An article from FierceBiotechIT
November 23, 2015 - Amazon has made The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA) and The International Cancer Genome Consortium (ICGC) PanCancer data sets freely available through its cloud platform. The addition of the data sets continues Amazon's push to...
An article from the New York Times
November 23, 2015 - Three years have passed since a case of Type 3 wild polio virus has been detected in the world, which means that particular viral subtype has most likely disappeared forever, the World Health Organization announced this month...
Un article de Le Monde
November 23, 2015 - Le gouvernement français est favorable à l’utilisation du Truvada, un traitement préventif contre le VIH du laboratoire Gilead, a annoncé lundi 23 novembre la ministre de la santé, Marisol Touraine. A l’Assemblée nationale, où...
An article from AllAfrica
November 22, 2015 - Tanzania Food and Drugs Authority (TFDA) has approved the new dosage for anti-malarial drug, coartem (Artemether/Lumefantrine), or popularly known as 'Alu' which now comprises only six instead of 24 tables.   Experts said...
An article from the WHO
November 22, 2015 - The cholera outbreak in Iraq has continued to decline over the past 3 weeks with a few cases being reported from the affected districts or governorates. A total of 4858 laboratory-confirmed cases tested at provincial...
Un article de BBC Afrique
November 22, 2015 - Au Liberia, les services de santé vérifient si les trois personnes récemment infectées par le virus Ebola ont eu avec leur entourage des contacts pouvant entraîner de nouvelles infections, selon le correspondant de BBC Afrique...
An article from Reuters
November 22, 2015 - Liberia has placed 153 people under surveillance as it seeks to control a new Ebola outbreak in the capital more than two months after the country was declared free of the virus, health officials said.   Three Ebola cases...
An article from the Hindustan Times
November 22, 2015 - Before the year ends, India will introduce a new injectable inactivated polio vaccine (IPV), in its immunisation schedule. This will be one of the few remaining steps on the road to ensuring that no Indian child is crippled or...
An article from AllAfrica
November 21, 2015 - Kenyan children will from next month benefit from an extra dose of injectable inactivated polio vaccine (IPV).   The Ministry of Health has received about 800,000 doses of the vaccine for the exercise, through Gavi, the global...
Un article de RFI
November 21, 2015 - Durant deux mois, le Liberia a été considéré exempt du virus. Mais ce vendredi, trois nouveaux cas d’Ebola ont été confirmés par l’Organisation mondiale de la santé (OMS) dans le pays. Une déception énorme.   C'est un coup dur...
An article from AllAfrica
November 21, 2015 - A voluntary door-to-door HIV testing campaign will soon be launched, the ministry of health has said.   The campaign will first be launched in Nairobi, Kisumu and Homa Bay, where high HIV prevalence has been recorded.   Only 55...
An article from AllAfrica
November 21, 2015 - The first malaria vaccine RTS,S, will initially be rolled out on a pilot basis, given its limited efficacy, World Health Organisation advisory group has recommended.   The WHO's Strategic Advisory Group of Experts on...

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