THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 23, 2017

FIND announces three new appointments to board of directors

The Foundation for Innovative New Diagnostics, an organization dedicated to providing diagnostic tests to the poorest areas of the world, announced three new appointments on Friday to its board of directors. Read More »

Rhode Island announces first flu deaths of season

The Rhode Island Department of Health, also known as HEALTH, announced on Tuesday that two influenza-related deaths occurred in January, marking the state's first two deaths of the 2013-2014 flu season. Read More »

GAVI Alliance appoints Robert Newman head of policy and performance

GAVI Alliance announced on Monday that it appointed Robert Newman the new managing director of policy and performance, responsible for maintaining GAVI's position as a leader in results and value. Read More »

Chikungunya outbreak in Caribbean expanding

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Electron microscopy reveals details of HIV gut infection

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Researchers develop probe to detect staph bacteria

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U2's "Invisible" raises more than $3 million from Bank of America

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NanoViricides enters into contract with Viroclinics for vaccine R&D

NanoViricides announced on Tuesday that it entered into a confidential disclosure agreement with Viroclinics Biosciences BV for the development of vaccines against a range of viruses, including the influenza and rabies. Read More »

Sabin Foundation Europe appoints new board member

Sabin Foundation Europe, a U.K. registered charity supporting vaccine research and development, announced the election on Monday of James Beery to the charity's board of trustees. Read More »

NIH scientists discover mechanism that protects HIV

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Critical Path Institute receives grant for development of Tuberculosis treatment

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Hong Kong CHP announces four novel avian influenza cases, one death

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Hong Kong learns of eight new avian flu cases in China

The Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection announced on Wednesday that it received notification of eight additional human cases of avian influenza A H7N9 in China. Read More »

Global Fund to reprimand international mosquito net suppliers

The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria said on Wednesday that it would accept the recommendations of its sanctions panel to reprimand two international mosquito net suppliers. Read More »

UNICEF gives Liberian health workers newborn and child care training

UNICEF said on Tuesday that more than 30 Liberian health workers, health directors, ministry officials and program staff attended a three-day workshop to test the new World Health Organization/UNICEF handbook on newborn and child care. Read More »

New York DOH announces new measles infection at RPI, possible outbreak

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WHO confirms additional MERS-CoV case in Saudi Arabia

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HIV variant tracks T cells in patients

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Polio vaccinations begin at Syria's Yarmuk refugee camp

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FhCMB announces FDA approval for Clinical 1 trial of anti-malarial vaccine

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