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New public service announcement shows the devastating effects of the diseases, Meningitis Angels calls for quick CDC action (PRWEB) February 06, 2015
Following the confirmation that two additional measles cases are in the state of Arizona, Doctors Express Phoenix provides insight into how the measles outbreak, traced back to Disneyland during
New public service announcement shows the devastating effects of the diseases, Meningitis Angels calls for quick CDC action (PRWEB) February 05, 2015
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.
Reduced Dosing Meets Important U.S. Government Objective ANNAPOLIS, Md., Feb. 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- PharmAthene, Inc.
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...