GeoVax presents on HIV during Washington forum

GeoVax Labs, Inc., an Atlanta-based HIV vaccine developer, announced on Tuesday that its chief scientific officer presented information this week on HIV antigens and protective antibody responses during the Phacilitate Vaccine Forum 2014. Read More »

Vaginal cream may control HIV transmission

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India commits $4 million to GAVI Alliance vaccine programs

The GAVI Alliance announced on Thursday that the Government of India contributed $4 million to support child vaccination and immunization programs. Read More »

MSF responds to cholera outbreak in Democratic Republic of Congo

Doctors Without Borders/ Médecins Sans Frontières recently responded to an emergency cholera outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo, vaccinating 690 children and adults in South Kivu, Bukavu. Read More »

Expanding age groups for polio SIAs could increase population immunity

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Rihanna teams up with M*A*C AIDS Fund, UNAIDS to expand HIV treatment

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Michigan investigates tuberculosis at four Detroit healthcare facilities

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CDC releases it's emergency preparedness report

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released its 2013-2014 Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response report on Wednesday, stating emergency preparedness plans are critical for national health security. Read More »

Malaria cases reach 40-year high in U.S.

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ALMA awards seven African countries for malaria control efforts

The African Leaders Malaria Alliance announced on Thursday that it awarded seven African countries for demonstrating exemplary leadership in malaria control. Read More »

New Mexico Department of Health says doctor visits for flu are decreasing

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FDA approves new, effective hepatitis C medication

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IFRC and Global Fund sign TB agreement for Niger

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CDC collaborations with other countries may make U.S. safer

The U.S. is safer from infectious disease threats when the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention works with other countries, according to an article published on Thursday in Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. Read More »

China reports 15 new cases of avian flu

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GAVI Alliance partners with Indian leaders to fight child mortality

The GAVI Alliance announced on Friday that nine leaders in India agreed to support GAVI in its goal of increasing immunization access to children and decreasing the child mortality rate in India. Read More »

Keystone Symposia, MESA convene malaria conference in Mexico

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Louisiana confirms second pediatric death from flu

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Geranium extracts shown to inhibit HIV-1

Scientists from Helmholtz Zentrum Munchen published study results on Thursday in Plos One that showed extracts of the geranium plant Pelargonium sidoides help prevent human immunodeficiency virus type 1 from invading human cells. Read More »

Five new cases of avian influenza reported in Hong Kong

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