Two new cases of H7N9 reported in China

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GAVI Alliance partners reaching more unvaccinated children than ever

The GAVI Alliance's public-private partnership is helping more children in the developing world than ever before to receive life-saving immunizations, GAVI said on Wednesday. Read More »

Oral vaccine for tuberculosis reported safe in second Phase II trial

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NanoBio receives contract from NIAID for pandemic flu and HIV vaccines

NanoBio Corporation announced on Oct. 29 that it was awarded a contract from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases for the development of a nanoemulsion adjuvant for use in a pandemic influenza vaccine. Read More »

Antibody-based immunotherapy could treat HIV

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UNAIDS recommends focus shift to HIV-infected adults 50 and older

More than 10 percent of adults living with HIV in low- and middle-income countries are ages 50 and up, the United Nations Joint Programme on HIV/AIDS said on Friday. Read More »

Abt Associates receives CDC contract to study flu vaccine

Abt Associates announced on Monday that it was awarded a $51.6 million contract by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to study the effectiveness of the flu vaccine. Read More »

CDC reports highest U.S. malaria prevalence in more than 40 years

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Scientists determine atomic-level structure of key HIV protein

Researchers determined the first atomic-level structure of the tripartite HIV envelope protein, which was long thought to be one of the most difficult targets in structural biology, The Scripps Research Institute said on Thursday. Read More »

Four new cases of MERS-CoV reported to WHO

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Severe case of pediatric enterovirus investigated in Hong Kong

The Centre for Health Protection of the Department of Health in Hong Kong announced on Monday that it recently investigated a severe case of pediatric enterovirus infection. Read More »

Experimental RSV vaccine shows success in mouse model

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Hong Kong confirms case of Japanese encephalitis

The Hong Kong Department of Health's Centre for Health Protection said on Monday that it is investigating a confirmed case of Japanese encephalitis in a five-year-old boy currently in serious condition. Read More »

Gilead announces Phase II results in hepatitis C trials

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Stockholm hosts ESCAIDE 2013

Stockholm hosted the seventh European Scientific Conference on Applied Infectious Disease Epidemiology from Nov. 5 to 7 at the Stockholm Waterfront Conference Center. Read More »

Novartis named Overall Winner of 2013 Facility of the Year Award program

The International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering recently crowned Novartis the winner of the 2013 Facility of the Year at the Plenary Session of its 2013 Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C. for its novel influenza vaccine technology. Read More »

AIMM Therapeutics' antibodies used for RSV vaccine immunogen

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Researchers look into genetic change of P. vivax on Korean Peninsula

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Human case of avian influenza confirmed in Guangdong Province

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Miguel Bose launches "Be a Hero" campaign to fight AIDS

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