Latest immunization Stories
A study released today by the International Vaccine Access Center (IVAC) at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health has identified the most feasible and impactful solutions for Nigeria's immunization program that could offer the best hope yet for scaling up vaccine access to the nation's most rural areas and taking aim at the country's precipitous number of child deaths.
Under normal circumstances, the tau protein is a hard-working participant in memory and normal brain functioning.
Immunization of pregnant women may help increase unborn babies birth weights, and give them a healthier start at life.
Researchers are continuously learning how the body’s immune system is put together, and a recent discovery has found that the circadian clock may help determine the success of healing against pathogens in the body.
Methicillin resistant staph aureus (MRSA) infections are resistant to antibiotics and can cause a myriad of problems -- bone erosion, or osteomyelitis, which shorten the effective life of an implant and greatly hinder replacement of that implant.
A recent study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), found that Perfluorinated compounds (PFCs) are linked to the lowering of children's immune response to vaccinations.
A team of Weizmann Institute scientists has turned the tables on an autoimmune disease.
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