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2014-06-16 08:28:43

Cell-culture technology is a modern alternative to manufacture influenza vaccines without chicken eggs, with potential to rapidly respond to a pandemic[1] BASEL, Switzerland, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Novartis today announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) licensed its manufacturing facility in Holly Springs, N.C. for the production of cell-culture influenza vaccines. This is the first US facility of its kind and is now approved for commercial production. The site will...

2014-06-16 04:21:37

BLUE BELL, Pa., June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE MKT: INO) announced today that President & CEO, Dr. J. Joseph Kim, will participate in a panel at the Piper Jaffray GenomeRx Symposium on June 23 to discuss Inovio's leadership in the advancement of novel DNA-based immune therapies. Inovio management will also present a corporate overview at the 2014 BIO International Convention hosted by the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO). This year's...

2014-06-12 08:30:25

VIENNA, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A prophylactic vaccine candidate against Chikungunya fever, developed by the Austrian biotech company Themis Bioscience GmbH induces a significant neutralizing immune response and was also confirmed as safe. These are the major interim results of a phase 1 clinical study of the company's Chikungunya vaccine candidate that uses a standard anti-measles vaccine as a vector. The Chikungunya epidemic, currently raging through the Caribbean,...

2014-06-12 08:26:26

LONDON, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Infectious Vaccines Partnering Terms and Agreements http://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/therapeutic/infectious_vaccines_partnering_terms_agreements.html The Infectious Vaccines Partnering Terms and Agreements provides comprehensive understanding and unprecedented access to the infectious vaccines partnering deals and agreements entered into by the worlds leading healthcare...

2014-06-10 23:14:19

Christopher Shaw, PhD, a funded researcher by Children’s Medical Safety Research Institute (CMSRI), was mentioned in the Huffington Post for his stance regarding the cervical cancer vaccine. Fairfax, VA (PRWEB) June 10, 2014 Christopher Shaw, PhD, a scientific advisory board member of Children’s Medical Safety Research Institute (CMSRI), founded by Claire Dwoskin of the Dwoskin Family Foundation, was featured in Huffington Post, defending his stance regarding the cervical cancer...

2014-06-10 12:31:30

MERIDEN, Conn., June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Protein Sciences Corporation announced it will have more doses, earlier availability and broader distribution coverage of its modern, egg-free Flublok® Influenza Vaccine for the 2014/2015 season. Up to 500,000 doses of the vaccine will be manufactured, and the first doses will be available in September. ASD Specialty Healthcare and its Besse Medical and Oncology Supply divisions have been added as a distributor of Flublok. FFF...

2014-06-10 12:30:44

LONDON, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Human papillomavirus (HPV) Associated Cancer - Pipeline Review, H1 2014http://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/treatments/human_papillomavirus_hpv_associated_cancer_pipeline_review_h1_2013.html Human papillomavirus (HPV) Associated Cancer - Pipeline Review, H1 2014SummaryGlobal Markets Direct's, 'Human papillomavirus (HPV) Associated Cancer - Pipeline Review, H1 2014', provides an...

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2014-06-10 07:40:36

Rebekah Eliason for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in Atlanta has discovered that as the rotavirus vaccine has become more common, the amount of children who are hospitalized from rotavirus-related diarrhea has significantly decreased. Dr. Eyal Leshem of the CDC told Reuters reporter Kathryn Doyle, “We looked at the impact of the vaccine over four consecutive vaccine years. The dramatic decline we saw at the...

2014-06-10 04:22:14

Inovio Targets Most Rapidly Increasing Cancer in Men BLUE BELL, Pa., June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE MKT: INO) today announced it has initiated a phase I/IIa clinical trial to evaluate safety, immunogenicity and clinical responses of its immunotherapy product, INO-3112, in treating human papillomavirus (HPV)- associated head and neck cancer. INO-3112 is a combination of Inovio's lead active immunotherapy product, VGX-3100, and its proprietary immune...

2014-06-09 23:06:34

Markets Research Reports.biz added deep and professional market research report on "Global Influenza [Flu] Vaccine Market Trends and Opportunities 2014-19" Market Analysis and Overview. Albany, NY (PRWEB) June 09, 2014 With the advancement in technology and discovery of new products in the field of medical sciences, vaccines have gained a crucial position in the pharmaceutical industry. Vaccines are considered as the most effective health intervention ever developed, saving...


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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