Latest Measles vaccine Stories

2013-12-11 23:03:31

A news release from Journal of the American Medical Association Pediatrics discusses a new report on the elimination of measles and similar viruses. The release concludes by showing the important role of vaccines in eradicating viral infections. (PRWEB) December 11, 2013 A recent expert panel convened by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed that the measles and rubella have been eliminated from the United States. These results were reported in and published by the JAMA...

2013-09-26 23:00:28

ChinaMarketResearchReports.com adds latest report on “Research Report on China Measles, Mumps and Rubella (MMR) Vaccine Market, 2013-2017” to its store. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) September 27, 2013 Measles, mumps and rubella are major infectious diseases that threaten the health of children. Measles is a kind of acute respiratory infectious disease caused by measles virus with rashes covering the whole body. Mumps is a kind of respiratory infectious disease caused by mumps virus, which can...

Measles Outbreak Concerns US Health Officials
2013-09-15 04:50:31

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online With over three months remaining in the year, US health officials report that 2013 is already one of the worst years for measles in more than a decade – and the unusually high number of cases has them concerned. According to the Associated Press (AP), the average number of measles cases amongst Americans each year is about 60. This year, however, 159 cases have been reported by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...

2010-05-05 07:00:00

BEIJING, May 5 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Sinovac Biotech Ltd. (Nasdaq: SVA), a leading China-based vaccine manufacturer, announced today that its 30%-owned joint venture, Sinovac Dalian, has submitted an application to China's State Food and Drug Administration (SFDA) to commence human clinical trials for its mumps vaccine. The proprietary mumps vaccine developed by Sinovac Dalian represents not only the first live attenuated vaccine for which Sinovac has filed a clinical trial application,...

2009-08-26 06:50:00

An inhalable measles vaccine will soon be tested in humans according to researchers at the 238th meeting of the American Chemical Society in Washington, DC. The goal of the vaccine is to make immunization possible in remote areas of the world, where measles is still prevalent, said Dr. Robert Sievers, who is leading a team of researchers developing the vaccine. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), measles kills over 900,000 children each year, primarily in the less developed...

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