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Sustained Immune Responses Protecting the Lung and Nose Against RSV Challenge Seen GAITHERSBURG, Md., Nov. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GenVec, Inc.
STONY PLAIN, AB, Nov. 7, 2014 /CNW/ - Today, the Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, and Dr.
GAITHERSBURG, Md., Nov. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Panacea Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Three years after CDC recommendations, vaccination rates still low; AADE encourages members to focus more on helping to prevent hepatitis B PHILADELPHIA and CHICAGO, Nov.
- Includes New Data Showing Fluzone High-Dose Vaccine More Efficacious Than Standard-Dose Fluzone Vaccine - SWIFTWATER, Pa., Nov.
Coverage for Pneumococcal Vaccine Needed for Flu Season WASHINGTON, Oct.
MERIDEN, Conn., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Protein Sciences Corporation announced today that the U.S.
ATLANTA, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S.
COSTA MESA, Calif., Oct.
The Cowpox virus causes a skin disease known as cowpox. It is related to the vaccinia virus and gained its name because it spread by dairymaids touching the udders of infected cows. It manifests as red blisters. It is similar to smallpox although much milder and was actually the basis of the first smallpox vaccine. A person who recovers from cowpox is immune to smallpox. In 1980 the World Health Organization announced that smallpox was the first disease to be eradicated world wide by a...