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2013-10-29 08:32:22

AMES, Iowa, Oct. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ames, Iowa-based vaccine producer, Harrisvaccines, today announced it has expanded its exclusive license agreement with AlphaVax, Inc. to include all companion animals diseases, in addition to all livestock animal diseases (swine, cattle, horses, poultry, and farmed aquatic animals). Today's announcement significantly expands the Harrisvaccines product portfolio, transforming it from a primarily production livestock-focused company to a...

2013-10-28 23:27:22

PositiveSingles.com is about to cancel the accounts of members who are not infected by a Sexually Transmitted Disease. The checking and canceling procedure would start from November 01, 2013 and last for one week. Los Angeles California (PRWEB) October 28, 2013 PositiveSingles.com, an STD dating site, is going to cancel the accounts of members who are not infected by a Sexually Transmitted Disease. With the move, the site aims to ensure that all the members on the site are STD infected...

2013-10-24 23:20:07

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Cytomegalovirus (HHV-5) Infections Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2013. London (PRWEB) October 24, 2013 Cytomegalovirus (HHV-5) Infections Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2013 Summary GlobalData's clinical trial report, “Cytomegalovirus (HHV-5) Infections Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2013" provides data on the Cytomegalovirus (HHV-5) Infections clinical trial scenario. This report provides elemental...

2013-10-23 23:19:19

RnRMarketResearch.com adds latest report on “EpiCast Report: Postherpetic Neuralgia – Epidemiology Forecast to 2022” to its store. This report provides an overview of the risk factors and global trends of postherpetic neuralgia in the seven major markets (7MM) (US, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, UK, and Japan). Dallas, TX (PRWEB) October 23, 2013 Postherpetic Neuralgia (PHN) is one of the most common complications of herpes zoster infection in elderly persons ages 60 years and...

2013-10-23 16:29:28

200K NYers May Have the Potentially Deadly Disease But Many Don't Know It ALBANY, N.Y., Oct. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo has made New York a national leader in protecting baby boomers' health by signing an AARP-backed bill requiring that health care providers offer boomers a screening test for potentially deadly hepatitis C. New York will become the first state in the nation to ensure boomers are offered the important, preventative test. The new Hepatitis...

2013-10-23 08:29:54

Boston Scientific, Genentech, and Merck Products Recognized for Contributions to the Human Condition NEW YORK, Oct. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Prix Galien USA Awards Committee last night honored excellence in research, development and innovation in the biopharmaceutical industry at its seventh annual Prix Galien Awards Gala, held at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City. Led by Dr. P. Roy Vagelos, and comprised of an unrivaled network of nine esteemed individuals...

2013-10-22 23:00:45

http://www.ShinglesGuidelines.com reviews a new natural treatment that can cure shingles, while providing instant symptoms relief. Fast Shingles Cure treats this disease in 3 days or even less. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) October 22, 2013 According to ShinglesGuidelines.com, Fast Shingles Cure is actually the answer for patients who are tired of discomfort, itching and burning pain. The natural Shingles cure is available in the form of an eBook, which can be described as a compendium of...

2013-10-17 23:30:59

For a Limited Time, Customers Can Purchase the 50 Day Detox and Other Products at a Reduced Price Auckland, New Zealand (PRWEB) October 17, 2013 Resolve Herpes, a company that offers a safe, all-natural and effective herpes cure, has just announced a new sale on all of its products. For a limited time, customers can get 15 percent off their orders; to receive the savings, shoppers simply need to type in the offer code HERPES101 during the checkout process. For people who are suffering...

2013-10-17 16:54:06

A new study suggests a growing number of U.S. adolescents lack antibodies that may help protect them later in life against an increasingly important cause of genital herpes. Published in The Journal of Infectious Diseases and available online, the findings show that fewer of today's teens have been exposed in their childhood to herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1), a common cause of cold sores, than U.S. adolescents in previous years. Without these antibodies, today's teens may be more...

2013-10-15 23:26:20

The CDC actively discourage doctors from ordering routine herpes tests despite the University of Washington study proving 80% of those afflicted with herpes don't know it. While this policy has created an epidemic, JulieAnn Engel found a solution from nature that could curb the spread of the virus. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) October 15, 2013 The stats are in and despite studies proving that most people have some form of herpes, according to physicians interviewed for the book, the CDC...


Latest Viral diseases Reference Libraries

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2011-03-04 17:38:30

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...

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2011-02-25 18:53:25

West Nile virus (WNV) is a virus of the family Flaviviridae. It is part of the Japanese encephalitis antigenic complex of viruses and is found in both tropical and temperate regions. It primarily infects birds but can infect humans, horses, dogs, cats, bats, and other mammals. Humans are generally infected through the bites of mosquitoes and about 90% of West Nile Virus infections are without symptoms. The virion is 45-60 nm and covered with a relatively smooth protein surface. It is...

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2011-02-23 21:04:53

St. Louis Encephalitis is a disease caused by the Culex mosquito borne St. Louis Encephalitis virus. It is related to Japanese encephalitis virus and is a member of the Flaviviridae subgroup. It mainly affects the United States and occasionally hits Canada and Mexico. The name goes back to 1933 within five weeks in autumn an encephalitis epidemic of explosive proportions broke out in the vicinity of St. Louis, Missouri. Over 1000 cases were reported and the National Institute of Health...

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2011-02-23 20:42:46

Rotavirus is the most common cause of diarrhea among infants and young children and is one of several viruses that cause the stomach flu. It is in the family Reoviridae and is a genus of double-stranded RNA. Most children have been infected by the age of five. Each infection builds on previous immunity and thus subsequent infections are less severe and adults are rarely affected. The fives species of the virus are referred to as A, B, C, D, and E. Type A, which is the most common, causes more...

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2011-02-23 20:29:04

Rift Valley Fever (RVF) is a viral zoonosis that causes fever. It is spread through infected mosquitoes. It was first reported in 1915 in Kenya were it infected livestock. Outbreaks occur across sub-Saharan Africa, and in the "˜77-"˜78 outbreak several million people were infected and thousands died during a violent epidemic. In 1998 the virus killed 400 Kenyans and in 2000 an outbreak occurred in Saudi Arabia and Yemen. The virus causes mild illness with fever, headache, myalgia and...

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