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HERSHEY, Pa., Rockville, Md. and TOKYO, Jan. 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Immunomic Therapeutics, Inc.
LOS ANGELES, Jan. 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- ImmunoCellular Therapeutics, Ltd.
Northern California straight chiropractor contests alleged danger of Disney measles outbreak, talking of danger of the measles vaccine (MMR), and vaccination in general.
ARLINGTON, Va., Jan.
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation joins global community to fund Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance with US$1.55 billion pledge; Bill Gates calls for action to ensure all children receive the vaccines they need
EVANSTON, Ill., Jan.
OAKLAND, Calif., Jan.
New cutting-edge report “Dendritic Cell Cancer Vaccine Market & Clinical Insight” worked out by Kuick Research is now available at MarketPublishers.com. London,
The new research report on infectious vaccines partnering terms and agreements provides in-depth understanding and details.
Consortia funded through the IMI Ebola+ Programme Supported by the European Commission NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J., Jan.
Yellow fever is an acute viral hemorrhagic disease with a 40 to 50 nm enveloped RNA virus with positive sense of the Flaviviridae family. It is transmitted by the bite of female mosquitoes and is found in tropical and subtropical areas in South America and Africa, but not in Asia. Primates and a few kinds of mosquitoes are the only known hosts. The origin of the disease is most likely Africa. From there it was introduced to South America through the slave trade in the 16th century. There...
A virus is a small infectious agent that replicates inside the living cells of organisms. It is a small infectious agent that can replicate only inside the living cells of organisms. Most are too small to be seen by anything but a microscope and they infect all organisms from animals to plants to bacteria. The first one discovered was the tobacco virus in 1898. Since then around 5,000 viruses have been described in detail although there are millions of different types. They are found in...
Foot-and-mouth disease, FMD, is sometimes fatal and is highly contagious for cloven-hoofed animals. Along with hooved animals hedgehogs and elephants are susceptible to the disease as well. Llama and alpaca can develop mild symptoms but are resistant to the disease and don't pass it to other species. Mice, rats, and chickens have been infected artificially in a lab but it is not believed they can contract the disease under natural conditions. Humans can spread the disease by carrying the...