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18 min ago | South China Morning Post
Professor Yuen Kwok-yung said doctors can apply imiquimod - a medicine for genital warts - to the skin of patients before giving them their shots.
4 hrs ago | Science
Scientists and Brazil's government disagree about whether the isolated Amazon tribespeople who came down with flu after making contact with the outside world last month received adequate medical treatment.
CDC announced today the formation of an external laboratory safety workgroup of the Advisory Committee to the Director of CDC.
ROSEBURG, Ore. - Douglas County Public Health will eliminate off-site administration of flu vaccine this flu season, the agency said.
The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices recommends that adolescents routinely receive 1 dose of tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid, and acellular pertussis vaccine, 2 doses of meningococcal conjugate vaccine, and 3 doses of human papillomavirus vaccine .* ACIP also recommends administration of "catch-up" vaccinations, such as ... (more)
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Influenza A H1N1 infected animals treated with FluCide survived the full 21-day observation period, whereas animals treated with 40mg/kg/d oseltamivir phosphate survived only 8 days in this highly lethal study.
Abbotsford School pupils Harry Bond and Layla Barton wash their hands in a bid to keep winter bugs at bay.
Advocates for indigenous tribes and Brazilian officials are worried that a group of people in the Amazon who had been living in isolation from the outside world may have contracted the flu - a potentially deadly disease that these individuals had never been exposed to before.
The head of the government lab which potentially exposed workers to live anthrax has resigned, an agency spokesman said Wednesday.
Quidel Corporation , a provider of rapid diagnostic testing solutions, cellular-based virology assays and molecular diagnostic systems, announced today financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014.
Sinovac Biotech Ltd. , a leading provider of biopharmaceutical products in China, announced today that it has been selected by the Beijing Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to be a supplier of the seasonal influenza vaccine to the citizens of Beijing for 2014.
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A recent Health Canada inspection of the country's only flu vaccine production plant identified 10 issues that need to be addressed, a report from the regulatory agency reveals.
InDevR, a Boulder-based life science company, announced today that it has received an SBIR Phase II grant from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases to expand application of its new vaccine potency assay to pandemic influenza vaccines.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 07:52 pm
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