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Text message reminders increased the number of children receiving the second dose of influenza vaccine as well as how quickly youngsters were brought in to be vaccinated, researchers from the Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health report in a new study.
OTTAWA, Dec 29, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Why You Should Take Note Seasonal influenza (the flu) is a serious illness that infects millions of Canadians every year.
PRINCETON, N.J., Dec. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Soligenix, Inc.
Flublok is the world's first FDA approved recombinant protein vaccine for the prevention of seasonal influenza LONDON, Dec.
Alliance to provide vaccines for 5,000 Children and increase awareness of Child Vaccinations RALEIGH, N.C., Dec.
MERIDEN, Conn. and AKITA, Japan, Dec.
SAN DIEGO, Dec. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pfenex Inc.
PARIS, December 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ABIVAX, a leading clinical stage biotech company developing and commercialising anti-viral compounds and human vaccines, is pleased
The cobas® Liat System is the only FDA cleared molecular diagnostic platform to offer real- time PCR results in 20 minutes or less PLEASANTON, Calif., Dec.
NEW YORK, Dec.
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...
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...