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Osteopathic Physicians Cite Outbreaks as a Call to Action CHICAGO, Feb.
New public service announcement shows the devastating effects of the diseases, Meningitis Angels calls for quick CDC action (PRWEB) February 05, 2015
WASHINGTON, Feb. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The nation is dealing with the worst measles outbreak in more than a decade.
Presentation to be Webcast Live on February 10, 2015 at 1:30 PM EST PRINCETON, N.J., Feb. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Soligenix, Inc.
High Rates of Patient and Teammate Immunization Align with CDC Recommendation DENVER, Feb.
North America dominates the vaccines market with the U.S. accounting for a major market share.
SAN DIEGO, Feb. 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- MabVax Therapeutics Holdings, Inc.
Reduced Dosing Meets Important U.S. Government Objective ANNAPOLIS, Md., Feb. 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- PharmAthene, Inc.
PRINCETON, N.J., Feb. 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Soligenix, Inc.
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...