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2015-02-19 23:10:21

National Law Firm Settles Flu Vaccine Injury Petition under the National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program.

2015-02-19 12:28:19

By Gail McGovern, President and CEO the American Red Cross WASHINGTON, Feb.

2015-02-19 08:33:36

Helping Manufacturers in Developing Countries to Increase Pandemic Flu Vaccine Supply SEATTLE, Feb.

2015-02-18 08:31:42

SCHAUMBURG, Ill., Feb. 18, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The anti-vaccination movement not only threatens human health--as shown in the recent U.S.

2015-02-17 23:05:54

In light of the measles outbreak, experts at the University of Pittsburgh's Graduate School of Public Health created a computer simulation to explore the impact of vaccination in cities nationwide.

2015-02-13 08:27:10

Heat Stable Ricin Toxin Vaccine Elicits Strong Immune Responses and Protects Animals from Ricin Intoxication PRINCETON, N.J., Feb. 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Soligenix, Inc.


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2011-01-11 14:17:29

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...

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