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2011-10-03 11:00:00

A novel dry-powder formulation nasal flu vaccine for the H5N1 strain, GelVacâ“ž¢ Nasal Dry-Powder H5N1 Influenza, was proven to be safe in an early stage clinical trial. Other preliminary data is encouraging and support the development of larger scale clinical trials to confirm efficacy and show its distinct advantages in meeting the critical needs of pandemic preparedness. Alachua, Florida (PRWEB) October 03, 2011 Nanotherapeutics, Inc. announced the successful...

CDC Wants Everyone To Receive Flu Vaccine
2011-09-22 09:15:56

   The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) want to ensure Americans continue to get annual flu shots with a new campaign that offers them in more places and in new forms, including injections with a new tiny needle that takes the pain out of the vaccination and a nasal spray form that is especially kid-friendly, according to various media reports. Almost 131 million people, or 43 percent of the US population, received an influenza vaccine during the last flu...

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2011-08-22 20:39:39

A new study says that swine flu infections could trigger a rare sleeping disorder. The new study claims that rates of narcolepsy peak five to seven months after the highest levels of H1N1 infections and colds. The new research goes against some concerns that Pandemrix caused sleeping disorders in children in Finland. Researchers from Stanford medicine school in California said their study suggests that restrictions on the vaccine could actually lead to higher rates of infection....

2011-08-12 16:00:00

QUEBEC CITY, QC, Aug. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Medicago Inc. (TSX: MDG), a biotechnology company focused on developing highly effective and affordable vaccines based on proprietary manufacturing technologies and Virus-Like Particles (VLPs), today announced its operational and financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2011. The Company's financial statements and management report are available at www.sedar.com and at www.medicago.com. "During the second quarter, we made...

2011-08-11 09:53:00

ROCKVILLE, Md., Aug. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Genovation Cars, a Maryland designer and builder of environmentally friendly automobiles, announced that it has received a product development grant from The Maryland Industrial Partnerships Program (MIPS), a historically effective innovation development program in the State of Maryland. The $135,110 grant will fund validation of the computational fluid dynamics (CFD) models of Genovation's plug-in electric G2 automobile at the Glenn L. Martin...


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