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Latest Pneumococcal vaccine Stories

2010-02-01 12:10:00

PATH supports FDA advancement of a key step in vaccine development SILVER SPRING, Md., Feb. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S.

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2010-01-29 14:49:39

A ten billion dollar pledge has been made by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to aid in the research of new vaccines that will help the world’s most underprivileged countries.

2010-01-29 05:00:00

Increased vaccination could save more than 8 million children by 2020; significant funding gaps remain, others must join effort DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan.

2010-01-06 12:24:35

Rituximab treatment reduced patient response to pneumonia vaccine.

2009-10-19 13:44:40

A study published in The Cochrane Review this month concludes that pneumococcal conjugate vaccines (PCV), already known to prevent invasive pneumococcal disease (IPD) and x-ray defined pneumonia, was also effective against child deaths.

2009-10-07 14:58:46

The introduction of pneumococcal vaccines for treating otitis media in children has not prevented complications from occurring.

2009-09-30 14:23:27

Many people who have died of H1N1 influenza in the United States had other bacterial infections that likely contributed to their deaths, health officials say.

2009-09-11 14:03:42

Prevention and treatment of pneumonia are critical to reducing child mortality, reaching Millennium Development Goal 4.


Word of the Day
meacock
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).