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2013-05-23 08:27:58

VIENNA, Va., May 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CEL-SCI Corporation (NYSE MKT: CVM) announced today that Geert Kersten, Chief Executive Officer, will present at the Second Annual Marcum LLP MicroCap Conference on Thursday, May 30, 2013 in New York City at the Grand Hyatt Hotel. The Company's presentation is scheduled to begin at 9:30 a.m. EDT. For more information and registration, please visit the conference website: http://www.marcumllp.com/microcap About CEL-SCI CEL-SCI is dedicated to...

2013-05-13 12:57:15

MIT study identifies influenza viruses circulating in pigs and birds that could pose a risk to humans. In the summer of 1968, a new strain of influenza appeared in Hong Kong. This strain, known as H3N2, spread around the globe and eventually killed an estimated 1 million people. A new study from MIT reveals that there are many strains of H3N2 circulating in birds and pigs that are genetically similar to the 1968 strain and have the potential to generate a pandemic if they leap to...

2013-05-02 12:28:42

Ready to Manufacture a Vaccine for the H7N9 Influenza Virus MERIDEN, Conn., May 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Protein Sciences announced today that it had completed development of the vector required to manufacture a vaccine to protect against the new and deadly H7N9 Bird Flu and is prepared to commence manufacturing within a few days of receiving orders for the vaccine. It has been possible to move quickly and safely to develop the H7N9 vaccine because we use modern, proprietary,...

2013-04-18 10:04:12

All 3 configurations of adjuvant and route of administration exceeded the 3 CHMP criteria IDRI (Infectious Disease Research Institute), a Seattle-based non-profit research organization that is a leading developer of adjuvants used in vaccines combating infectious disease, and Medicago Inc. (TSX: MDG; OTCQX: MDCGF), a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing highly effective and competitive vaccines based on proprietary manufacturing technologies and Virus-Like Particles (VLPs),...

2013-04-17 16:25:56

- All three configurations of adjuvant and route of administration exceeded the three CHMP criteria- QUEBEC CITY, and SEATTLE, WA, April 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Medicago Inc. (TSX: MDG; OTCQX: MDCGF), a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing highly effective and competitive vaccines based on proprietary manufacturing technologies and Virus-Like Particles (VLPs) and The Infectious Disease Research Institute (IDRI), a Seattle-based non-profit research organization that is a...

2013-04-17 16:25:53

- All three configurations of adjuvant and route of administration exceeded the three CHMP criteria- SEATTLE and QUEBEC CITY, April 17, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- IDRI (Infectious Disease Research Institute), a Seattle-based non-profit research organization that is a leading developer of adjuvants used in vaccines combating infectious disease, and Medicago Inc. (TSX: MDG; OTCQX: MDCGF), a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing highly effective and competitive vaccines based...

2013-04-04 10:25:19

Significant investments over the past decade into disease surveillance and notification systems appear to have "paid off" and the systems "work remarkably well," says a Georgetown University Medical Center researcher who examined the public health response systems during the 2009 H1N1 influenza pandemic. The findings are published online today in PLOS ONE. After the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks in the U.S. and the potential threat of bioterrorism, many new advanced systems for disease...

2013-03-26 12:29:23

Team will develop and manufacture GSK's next generation influenza vaccines to protect the nation against global pandemics AUSTIN, Texas and PHILADELPHIA, March 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- GlaxoSmithKline plc (GSK) and The Texas A&M University System announced today that the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) has approved the establishment of a $91 million influenza-vaccines manufacturing facility as the anchor of the Center for Innovation in Advanced Development and...

2013-02-07 23:02:56

South Florida dangerous drugs attorneys Gonzalez & Cartwright warn consumers to take the FDA ruling seriously about false claims made by a company that produces untested flu remedies. West Palm Beach, FL (PRWEB) February 07, 2013 A Boca Raton, Florida-based company has received a stern written warning from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to stop making claims that a product advertised as a flu remedy has undergone strict FDA testing, according to an Associated Press article...

2013-02-06 12:26:31

8,000 low-income Americans to benefit STAMFORD, Conn., Feb. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AmeriCares is rushing to deliver 8,000 more doses of influenza vaccine to free clinics and community health programs to stem the continuing flu epidemic. Widespread flu activity was reported last week in 42 states with seniors at the greatest risk, according to the latest data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. While the number of flu cases is starting to decline along the...


Latest Influenza pandemic Reference Libraries

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2011-02-17 15:02:05

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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