Latest Influenza vaccine Stories

Molecular Biomarkers Of Vaccine Immunity Identified
2013-12-16 12:33:15

Emory University Testing the efficacy of vaccines in clinical trials takes years, even decades. Yet challenging infections like HIV, malaria and dengue are striking today. To speed up vaccine testing, scientists at the Emory Vaccine Center have established a goal of creating a “vaccine gene chip.” This device could read the activity of all the genes in the genome in white blood cells within a few days of administration of a test vaccine. Reading such “molecular signatures” would...

2013-12-11 23:28:01

Whooping cough, tuberculosis and flu are all respiratory illnesses that people need to know about. New, easy-to-read brochures provide basic facts about these illnesses and tips on how people can protect their health. Santa Cruz, CA (PRWEB) December 11, 2013 With more than 48,000 cases of whooping cough reported in 2012, the nation marked its worst year for the disease in nearly 60 years. Because it can cause serious and sometimes life-threatening complications, especially in infants and...

2013-12-11 23:19:48

Vaccine Technology Market report categorizes the global vaccine market into technology class, types, end users, disease indication, and geography - http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/vaccine-technologies-market-1155.html. (PRWEB) December 11, 2013 The "Vaccine Market - By Technology & Types, Trend Analysis By Various Classes – Live / Attenuated, Subunit, Toxoid, Conjugate, DNA, Recombinant Vector, Synthetic, Dentritic Vaccines And By Indications – Infectious...

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