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Global experts to reflect on past achievements, future plans for expanding vaccine coverage WASHINGTON, April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Twenty years ago, the immunization landscape
A leading cause of heart disease remains overlooked in North America's most impoverished communities.
A research team has mapped the genome of tapeworms to reveal potential drug targets for existing drugs. Urgently needed and effective treatments for the debilitating diseases caused by tapeworms could be developed from the new information the genome provides.
Today, The Lancet Infectious Diseases published a new report that examines the global economic burden of Chagas disease.
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Researchers at Baylor College of Medicine will receive up to $6.2 million over five years from the National Institute Of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, part of the National Institutes of Health, to develop a vaccine for severe acute respiratory syndrome, commonly called SARS.
The open-access journal PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases will publish an article emphasizing the rising burden of Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs) in Central Asia on Tuesday, Sept. 27th.
Despite significant advancements in increasing distribution and development of vaccines against childhood killer diseases â€“ including pneumococcal disease, rotavirus, and Haemophilus influenzae Type B â€“ global efforts to reduce the burden of infection from neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) has greatly lagged.