SUNDAY, AUGUST 20, 2017

NIAID issues call for TB research

The U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases recently issued a funding opportunity announcement to support the creation of two to three multinational tuberculosis research units. Read More »

ECDC releases new West Nile virus report

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CIDRAP report highlights need for novel influenza vaccine

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NIH seeks applicants for international research

The U.S. National Institutes of Health recently issued a funding opportunity announcement to support the formation of international collaborative partnerships in biomedical research and training. Read More »

Fungal meningitis epidemic targets human brains

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India uses technology to battle tuberculosis

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New vaccine production technique uses gamma radiation

Researchers have developed a new method for preparing vaccines that uses high doses of gamma radiation. Read More »

University of Texas Health Science Center to host first vaccine symposium

The University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio will hold its first symposium on November 16. Read More »

Studies demonstrate costs of HPV vaccinations in low income countries

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UTI-causing bacteria becoming more resistant to treatment

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Virginia researchers report on condition of pharmacy victims

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Major hemorrhagic virus not "emerging" after all

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One of two remaining polio virus types may be eliminated in Pakistan

Steven Wassilak Read More »

Fiji reports high incidence rate, low treatment success rate for TB

Fiji reported an incidence rate of tuberculosis of 27 people out of 100,000 population in 2011, according to the Ministry of Health's Fiji Journal of Public Health report. Read More »

Takeda begins Phase II trials of quadrivalent vaccine

Japan's Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited recently announced that it has entered Phase II clinical trials of a quadrivalent vaccine against diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis and polio. Read More »

TB bacteria defense mechanism discovered

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Drug-resistant malaria reported in Myanmar and Vietnam

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Cambodian dengue fever kills 170 children through October

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South leads in antibiotic use

New data about antibiotic use in the United States was recently released as part of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention-sponsored Get Smart About Antibiotics Week. Read More »

Fast DNA sequencing halts MSRA outbreak

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