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Invetech, Vaxxas awarded 2015 Good Design Award for needle-free technology

Invetech, a leading company focusing on custom automation, instrument development and contact manufacturing, and Vaxxas, a biotechnology start-up best known for developing the needle-free drug delivery technology known as Nanopatch, recently won the 2015 Good Design Award for creating the Nanopatch Jet Coating Instrument. Read More »

Researchers exploit HIV's "sweet tooth" to weaken virus

Researchers recently discovered that HIV has a "sweet tooth" for sugar and nutrients from activated immune cells, which may prove to be the cell’s weak spot where scientists can administer treatments for patients. Read More »

Probable case of bird flu found in Iowa

According to a recent announcement, the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship has responded to a potential highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) case in Iowa’s Hamilton County. Read More »

Faster test detects rifampicin resistance to TB

A large-scale study recently published in PLoS One suggests that using Xpert MTB/RIF as the first test to detect tuberculosis (TB) in India’s public health facilities may notably improve the number of cases diagnosed. Read More »

North Dakota to begin West Nile virus surveillance on June 1

The North Dakota Department of Health has partnered with several federal, state, local and private agencies to begin surveillance for West Nile virus, starting June 1, 2015. Read More »

New study reveals complex emerging zoonotic malaria

A new study, recently published in PLOS Pathogens, revealed many of the complexities behind the new emerging zoonotic malaria. Read More »

Online technique predicts genetic resistance against TB drugs

Researchers at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine recently developed an online tool that can predict which drugs are best for each tuberculosis (TB) patient. Read More »

Hepatitis C viral variants cooperate to survive immune response

A recent study shows that the Hepatitis C virus (HCV) may use a wide range of tactics to decoy the immune system while the virus makes a separate attack, outmaneuvering the immune system’s response to the viral invaders. Read More »

Researchers create heat-stable Ebola vaccine

According to a recent announcement, Soligenix Inc. -- a late-stage biopharmaceutical company that creates products for inflammation, biodefense and oncology, as well as other similar unmet medical needs -- has partnered with the University of Hawaii at Manoa and Hawaii Biotech to create an Ebola vaccine that is heat stable. Read More »

Post Holdings updates on avian influenza outbreak

A recent announcement from Post Holdings, Inc., a holding company of consumer packaged goods, revealed information about how the recent outbreak of avian influenza has impacted the company’s egg business. Read More »

LabCorp shares 2 new hepatitis C virus drug resistance assays
Published on Monday, May 18, 2015 @ 9:18pm by Vaccine News Daily Reports
Summer 2014 Norovirus outbreak connected to Oregon lake
Published on Monday, May 18, 2015 @ 9:10pm by Vaccine News Daily Reports
Report details responsibilities of health professionals treating Ebola
Published on Monday, May 18, 2015 @ 8:38pm by Vaccine News Daily Reports
Tuberculosis testing market estimated to expand by 2020
Published on Monday, May 18, 2015 @ 7:38pm by Vaccine News Daily Reports
UNAIDS encourages commitment to creating HIV vaccine
Published on Monday, May 18, 2015 @ 7:28pm by Vaccine News Daily Reports
Burundi refugees' deaths linked to diarrhea outbreak in Tanzania
Published on Monday, May 18, 2015 @ 6:26pm by Vaccine News Daily Reports
CDC reports decrease in foodborne infections in 2014
Published on Friday, May 15, 2015 @ 6:20pm by Vaccine News Daily Reports
Advance made in pursuit of vaccine for E. coli strains
Published on Friday, May 15, 2015 @ 5:33pm by Vaccine News Daily Reports
VBI Vaccines to present at Modern Vaccines Adjuvants & Delivery Systems Conference
Published on Friday, May 15, 2015 @ 5:24pm by Vaccine News Daily Reports
Tessier-Lavigne leaves Pfizer board for Denali post
Published on Friday, May 15, 2015 @ 5:18pm by Vaccine News Daily Reports
GSK responds to O’Neill Review's antibiotic resistance report
Published on Friday, May 15, 2015 @ 4:53pm by Vaccine News Daily Reports
Addiction counseling crucial to Southeastern Indiana HIV outbreak response
Published on Friday, May 15, 2015 @ 4:43pm by Vaccine News Daily Reports
VaxInnate adds to senior management team
Published on Thursday, May 14, 2015 @ 10:54pm by Vaccine News Daily Reports
Study: Males get some HPV cancer protection when female partners vaccinated
Published on Thursday, May 14, 2015 @ 10:20pm by Vaccine News Daily Reports
New test may detect resistant TB faster
Published on Thursday, May 14, 2015 @ 8:27pm by Vaccine News Daily Reports
Maine CDC urges baby boomers to get hepatitis C test
Published on Thursday, May 14, 2015 @ 8:19pm by Vaccine News Daily Reports
Study examines neurological damage in HIV patients
Published on Thursday, May 14, 2015 @ 8:10pm by Vaccine News Daily Reports
Latest update for Indiana HIV outbreak
Published on Thursday, May 14, 2015 @ 6:57pm by Vaccine News Daily Reports
Positive results released from two pivotal clinical smallpox vaccine studies
Published on Thursday, May 14, 2015 @ 4:56am by Vaccine News Daily Reports
NYVAC-HIV vaccine applied in HVTN 092 and HVTN 096 clinical trials
Published on Thursday, May 14, 2015 @ 4:48am by Vaccine News Daily Reports

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