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2014-03-10 23:23:05

GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Veterinary Vaccines markets. Global market for Veterinary Vaccines is forecast to reach US$9.0 billion by 2020, buoyed by resurgence in global trade, emerging pet industry in the developing countries, increased animal movement and the subsequent emergence of animal diseases. San Jose, California (PRWEB) March 10, 2014 Fueled by the high prevalence of diseases in livestock herds and pets, and the continuous emergence of newer...

2014-03-10 23:01:02

Scientific Technologies Corporation (STC) published its 2013 Public Health Annual Report. STC is staying true to its mission to ensure healthy populations through partnerships, expertise, and applied use of information technology. Scottsdale, Arizona (PRWEB) March 10, 2014 Scientific Technologies Corporation (STC), entering its 26th year of providing public health information technology products and services, published its 2013 Public Health Annual Report that summarizes a year of...

2014-03-10 16:32:39

RNActive® Vaccines Offer Excellent Conditions for Cost-Effective Worldwide Distribution TUBINGEN, Germany and BRUSSELS, March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CureVac, a German clinical stage biopharmaceutical company, today announced that it has won the inaugural European Commission Vaccine Prize. The EU has dedicated the prize of two million Euros in an effort to stimulate innovative solutions for vaccine transportation and storage where cold chain cannot be guaranteed. CureVac's...

2014-03-06 12:26:41

DUBLIN, Mar, 06, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/dwqqfq/research_report ) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the International and Chinese Human Vaccine Industry" report to their offering. (Logo:http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) The research object of the report is human vaccines. According to different types and sources, vaccines can be divided into pathogenic protein vaccine, recombinant protein...

2014-03-04 12:25:30

BLUE BELL, Pa., March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE MKT: INO) ("Inovio" or the "Company"), today closed its previously announced underwritten public offering of 21,810,900 shares of the Company's common stock, including 2,844,900 shares of common stock issued pursuant to the underwriter's exercise of its overallotment option, at the public offering price of $2.90 per share. The gross proceeds of this offering were approximately $63.3 million. Net proceeds...

2014-03-03 04:22:47

ZEIST, The Netherlands, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Upgrade to BSL-3 level answers growing global demand for testing facilities Introduction of a Bio Safety Level 3 (BSL-3) facility and development of special techniques allow Dutch TNO Triskelion to test vaccines against deadly viruses like avian flu and SARS. With this step the contract research organisation responds to a globally growing demand for testing facilities for the development of drugs against these...

2014-03-03 00:21:43

LYON, France, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - Sanofi Pasteur works with global partners to make available unparalleled quantities of affordable Inactivated Polio Vaccine (IPV) - Sanofi Pasteur, the vaccines division of Sanofi (EURONEXT: SAN and NYSE: SNY), announced today its further commitment to the international community's efforts to complete polio eradication. UNICEF, the organization that procures the vaccine to meet global needs, announced...

2014-02-28 14:04:34

Findings May Help Make Immunizations More Effective Somali Americans develop twice the antibody response to rubella from the current vaccine compared to Caucasians in a new Mayo Clinic study on individualized aspects of immune response. A non-Somali, African-American cohort ranked next in immune response, still significantly higher than Caucasians, and Hispanic Americans in the study were least responsive to the vaccine. The findings appear in the journal Vaccine. “This is...

2014-02-28 13:37:25

Researchers at Columbia University and the University of Cologne have created a new model to successfully predict the evolution of the influenza virus from one year to the next. This advance in our understanding of influenza suggests a new, systematic way to select influenza vaccine strains. The findings appear in Nature on Feb. 26. The flu is one of the major infectious diseases in humans. Seasonal strains of the influenza A virus account for about half a million deaths per year. In a...

2014-02-27 12:27:13

bioCSL Inc. initiates 2014-15 season pre-booking for AFLURIA® (Influenza Vaccine) KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CSL Biotherapies Inc. announced today it has changed its name to bioCSL Inc., effective February 21, 2014. This change is pursuant to the Australian, New Zealand and German renaming of the company, which occurred one year ago. In September 2013, bioCSL was the first United States supplier to complete its 2013-14 seasonal influenza vaccine delivery...


Latest Vaccines Reference Libraries

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2011-04-25 16:38:12

Neisseria meningitidis is a heterotrophic gram-negative diplococcal bacterium best known for its role in meningitis and other forms of meningococcal disease such as meningococcemia. It is a major cause of morbidity and mortality during childhood in industrialized countries and is responsible for epidemics in Africa and in Asia. In the US there are approximately 2500 to 3500 cases of N. meningitides infections. Children under 5 are at a higher risk as well as people in the sub-Saharan...

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2011-02-23 17:23:51

Poliovirus, the causative agent of poliomyelitis and a member of the family of Picornaviridae, is a human enterovirus. It is composed of an RNA genome that is a single-stranded positive-sense RNA. It was first isolate in 1909 and was published in 1981. It is one of the most well characterized viruses and has become a useful model system for understanding the biology of RNA viruses. It infects human cells by binding to an immunoglobulin-like receptor on the cell surface. The three...

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endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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