THURSDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2017

Massachusetts is top state in flu vaccination rates

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health recently announced that Massachusetts was the top state in terms of influenza vaccination rates during the 2012-2013 season. Read More »

Colorado urges vaccinations as pertussis epidemic spreads

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Dengue fever found in Key West, but not Tucson

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Malaria No More names Hilary Clinton Global Leader

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Scientists identify genetic signature for RSV

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Two new cases of MERS-CoV confirmed in Kuwait

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HIV protein might affect synaptic connections and neurocognitive ability

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WHO and EVI launch new Malaria Vaccine Technology Roadmap

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Genocea Biosciences announces new appointment

Genocea Biosciences, Inc., a Cambridge, Massachusetts-based, clinical-stage vaccine developer, announced a new appointment on Monday to the position of chairman of the board. Read More »

Jeffrey Modell Foundation announces global polio surveillance study

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Rapid testing leads to more efficient care for influenza patients

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Genetic sequence for deadly virus discovered for first time

Researchers at The Scripps Research Institute announced on Monday the discovery of the genetic sequence of the Nipah virus, one of the deadliest viruses on the planet. Read More »

Scientists identify novel avian flu strain in Taiwan

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Sen. Coburn and Rep. Lee urge new goal in AIDS treatment

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C. difficile vaccine trials planned for U.K. hospitals

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Gates Foundation and Norway join forces to support GAVI

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Norway announced on Tuesday that the organizations would collaborate to support the GAVI Alliance reach more children worldwide with its immunization programs. Read More »

Inovio's CEO appointed to IVI board of trustees

Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a Blue Bell, Pennsylvania-based vaccine developer, announced on Tuesday that its president and CEO was appointed to the International Vaccine Institute's board of trustees. Read More »

One full year without polio in Afghanistan's southern region

Afghanistan's southern region reached one full year without any reported cases of wild poliovirus for the first time, UNICEF announced on Tuesday. Read More »

Parents who receive reminders more likely to vaccinate chronically-ill kids

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SHIVERS Project reveals mildest flu season in more than 20 years

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