Haemophilus Influenzae (including Hib)

FDA approves Sanofi Pasteur's Quadracel vaccine for children four to six years of age

Vaccines division Sanofi Pasteur has secured approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to use Quadracel vaccine for active immunization against diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis and poliomyelitis in children four through six years of age.
 
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Tensions d’approvisionnement des vaccins contre la coqueluche : adaptation de la stratégie vaccinale

Le Haut Conseil de santé publique (HCSP) vient de publier un avis sur l'adaptation de la stratégie vaccinale face aux difficultés d'approvisionnement des vaccins combinés contenant la valence coqueluche (avis du 25 février 2015).
 
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At long last, Sanofi launches low-cost pentavalent in India

It's been a long road for Shan5, the low-cost pentavalent from Sanofi-owned Shantha Biotechnics. Now, after manufacturing tie-ups four years ago cost the company a $340 million contract to supply the vaccine, it's finally rolling out the product in India.
 
With the launch, 27 million babies born annually in India will now have access to the 5-in-1 shot, which protects children against diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, Hib and hepatitis B, according to Shantha CEO Harish Iyer.
 
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At long last, Sanofi launches low-cost pentavalent in India

It's been a long road for Shan5, the low-cost pentavalent from Sanofi-owned Shantha Biotechnics. Now, after manufacturing tie-ups four years ago cost the company a $340 million contract to supply the vaccine, it's finally rolling out the product in India.
 
With the launch, 27 million babies born annually in India will now have access to the 5-in-1 shot, which protects children against diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, Hib and hepatitis B, according to Shantha CEO Harish Iyer.
 
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India plans to add 5-in-1 vaccine in every state

Two Indian states will add a new pentavalent vaccine into their routine immunization schedules this week.
 
The 5-in-1 vaccine protects against hepatitis B (hepB), Haemophilus influenza type b (Hib), and diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis (DTP).
 
Continuing the Phase One rollout of the vaccine, Madhya Pradesh and Rejasthan will join eight other states currently offering the vaccine for free as part of a project by the vaccine alliance, Gavi. Ten additional states will also begin offering the pentavalent vaccine before the year is over.
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10 questions sur les vaccins et la vaccination

Les vaccins, c’est l’enfer ! Entre le carnet de vaccination perdu ou le médecin contacté en urgence qui ignore tout de notre situation, on ne sait plus vraiment où l’on en est dans notre calendrier de vaccins… Et si on mettait le nez dedans une bonne fois pour toute au lieu de laisser les choses s’enliser ?
 
Mon dernier vaccin date du collège, je dois faire lequel ?
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Pentavalent vaccine now available in 73 countries

The GAVI Alliance announced on Wednesday that the five-in-one pentavalent vaccine is now available in 73 countries.
 
South Sudan became the latest GAVI-supported country to introduce the vaccine on July 16, according to a GAVI Alliance press release.
 
The South Sudanese government said that 450,000 children will receive the vaccine over the next year. The GAVI Alliance estimates that more than 230 million children globally will receive the vaccine by the end of 2015.
 
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Vacciner en situation humanitaire - des moyens encore loin des ambitions affichées

Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) mène actuellement une campagne de vaccination anti pneumococcique (PCV) et anti Haemophilus (Hib) pour protéger environ 10 000 enfants réfugiés contre les infections respiratoires, dans la région d'Adjumani, au nord de l'Ouganda.
 
Ce type de vaccination recommandée par l'Organisation Mondiale de la Santé (OMS) en situation d'urgence humanitaire reste cependant difficile à mettre en œuvre.
 
Depuis l'année dernière, l'OMS préconise d'augmenter le nombre de vaccins offerts dans ces situations d'urgence.
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The economic and social benefits of childhood vaccinations in BRICS

The international community has successfully promoted childhood vaccination as an essential public health intervention.

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