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WEYBRIDGE, England and BASEL, Switzerland, February 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- - Listing of Access Programs pulls together publicly-available information
In light of the measles outbreak, experts at the University of Pittsburgh's Graduate School of Public Health created a computer simulation to explore the impact of vaccination in cities nationwide.
The Salimetrics Technology Center in Carlsbad, CA is expanding support for advances in drug-discovery and development by providing economical, validated and accurate non-invasive saliva testing
ROCKVILLE, Md., Feb. 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- CASI Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Nation’s premier Internet resource for clinicians, advocates and patients unveils Rare Disease Report™, a new print publication, during World Symposium in Orlando, expanding RDC’s influence
Includes up to $50 million for hepatitis C studies and up to $12 million for rare disease research WASHINGTON, Feb.
OTTAWA, Jan. 30, 2015 /CNW/ - Canada's Chief Public Health Officer, Dr. Gregory Taylor and Dr.
Current Discussions in Davos Emphasize Importance of Finding New Tools for Preparedness LONDON, Jan.
Culling is a term used for separating the good from the bad and discarding the bad with the cull being the rejected items. Culling is used to improve the desired group with specific characteristics to improve the group. Culling is used for strengthening a livestock herd and the culled animals are destroyed. When breeding pedigree animals, the culled are spayed or neutered. This prevents the undesirable trait of the animal from being bred with other animals. Plant life is also...
Diabetes Care is a peer-reviewed medical journal established in 1978 and published monthly by the American Diabetes Association. It covers research in the following five categories: clinical care/education/nutrition/psychosocial research; epidemiology/health services research; emerging treatments and technologies; pathophysiology/complications; and cardiovascular and metabolic risk. The journal also publishes clinically relevant review articles, letters to the editor, and commentaries....
Influenza A virus causes influenza in birds and some mammals. It is a genus of the Orthomyxoviridae family of viruses. Although the virus is uncommon several strains have been isolated from wild birds. Some can cause severe disease in domestic poultry and sometimes in humans. They are negative sense, single-stranded, segmented RNA viruses. Each subtype has mutated into a variety of strains with different pathogenic profiles. There is a vaccine for humans incase there is an avian influenza, or...
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