Vaccination
Study: Measles outbreaks may become more frequent if vaccination rates continue to decline  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
In 2000, measles was declared to be eliminated in the United States, when no sustained transmission of the virus was seen in... more
How long do vaccines last? The surprising answers may help protect people longer  Science Magazine · 3 days
Scientists are developing vaccines that produce more durable immune responses and debating when booster shots are needed more
Decline in measles vaccination is causing a preventable global resurgence of the disease  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 days
In 2000, measles was declared to be eliminated in the United States. Today, the US and many other countries are experiencing outbreaks... more
Cervical cancer subtype increasing in several subpopulations of women  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 days
A new study reports that a type of cervical cancer that is less amenable to Pap testing is increasing in several subpopulations of women, pointing to the growing importance of... more
Strategies to achieve greater vaccination coverage throughout Europe  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 days
In the spirit of WHO, which regards this problem as one of the ten major healthcare problems in the world - the aim of all participants is to engage with parents, political... more
Researchers create new small molecules that may combat equine encephalitis viruses  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 days
Viruses without a preventative vaccine or treatment option pose a looming threat. But for viruses in this category that have already been weaponized and are recognized... more
PCV10 vaccine against pneumonia sharply reduces incidence of serious pneumococcal disease  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 days
A vaccine against Streptococcus pneumoniae, a major cause of childhood illness and mortality in the developing world, sharply reduced the incidence of serious pneumococcal disease among... more
PCV10 pneumococcal vaccine has big impact in Kenya, even among unvaccinated individuals  SCIENCE DAILY · 5 days
A vaccine against Streptococcus pneumoniae, a major cause of childhood illness and mortality in the developing world, sharply reduced the incidence of serious pneumococcal... more
North Macedonia declares measles epidemic  ABC NEWS · 5 days
North Macedonia declares measles epidemic following warnings on risks of popular anti-vaccination campaigns more
Developing a vaccine against Nipah virus  SCIENCE DAILY · 6 days
Researchers developed a novel recombinant vaccine called NIPRAB that shows robust immunization against Nipah virus in animal models and may be effective against other viruses in the same family. more
Researchers develop novel recombinant vaccine against Nipah virus  NEWS MEDICAL · 6 days
Nipah virus is a type of RNA virus transmitted from animals to humans. The infection causes severe respiratory illness and symptoms including cough, headache and fever, which can progress into encephalitis, seizure... more
Measles epidemic kills over 1,200 in Madagascar  NEWS MEDICAL · 6 days
There have been a reported over 115,000 cases and over 1,200 deaths due to measles in Madagascar according to reports. This is one of the largest epidemics of a vaccine preventable viral disease in... more
Study: Despite substantial progress, many African countries have wide discrepancies in vaccine coverage  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
Many African nations have made substantial progress in vaccinating children against life-threatening diseases, however, within countries wide discrepancies remain, according to a... more
Several low-and middle-income countries need more effective child vaccination strategies  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
A study by the University of Southampton shows that several low-and middle-income countries, especially in Africa, need more effective child vaccination strategies to eliminate the threat from vaccine-preventable... more
Child vaccination levels falling short in large parts of Africa  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 week
A study shows that several low- and middle-income countries, especially in Africa, need more effective child vaccination strategies to eliminate the threat from vaccine-preventable diseases. more
New study provides overview of potential risks of vaccinating breastfeeding women  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
In light of the continuing anti-vaccination movement, a provocative new article provides a comprehensive overview of the potential risks of vaccinating breastfeeding women. more
Lawyer: Challenge to NYC's vaccination order in the works  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
A civil rights attorney says opponents are planning a lawsuit this week over New York City's order requiring everyone in a heavily Orthodox Jewish neighborhood to be vaccinated for measles more
Researchers develop potent and safe vaccine against deadly MERS  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
A collaborative team from The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Saudi Arabia and Canada developed a potent and safe vaccine that protects against the deadly Middle East respiratory... more
HPV vaccination rates are low, especially in HIV prone populations  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
HPV vaccination rates in populations at high-risk of contracting HIV are particularly low, increasing the risk of HPV and HIV co-infection. more
How NYC plans to enforce unusual measles vaccination order  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
In a rare order, New York City is requiring residents of a heavily Orthodox Jewish neighborhood to be vaccinated for measles; now the question is enforcing the demand. more
How measles is making a return in New York and elsewhere  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
New York City declared a public health emergency Tuesday and ordered mandatory vaccinations for measles in a part of Brooklyn that is home to a large... more
Scientists decry USDA’s decision to end cat parasite research  Science Magazine · 2 weeks
Shuttering of U.S. Toxoplasma lab after protests disrupts important vaccine work, researchers say more
Scientists decry USDA's decision to end cat parasite research  Science Magazine · 2 weeks
Shuttering of U.S. toxoplasma lab after protests disrupts important vaccine work, say researchers more
Progress toward Epstein-Barr virus vaccine  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
A research team has determined how several antibodies induced by Epstein-Barr virus (EBV), a herpesvirus that causes infectious mononucleosis and is associated with certain cancers, block infection of cells grown in the laboratory. They then used this information... more
Medical News Today: New HIV vaccine could expose latent virus and kill it  MNT · 2 weeks
Using immune cells in an innovative way, scientists just got closer to developing an HIV vaccine that could make antiretroviral drugs a... more
Common food preservative could make flu vaccine less effective  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
A preservative commonly used to increase the shelf life of food products may weaken the body’s immune defense against influenza, thus reducing the response to the flu vaccine. more
NYC orders mandatory vaccines for some amid measles outbreak  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
New York City has declared a health emergency over a measles outbreak and ordered mandatory vaccinations for people who may have been exposed to the virus more
UTMB receives grant to combat highly-lethal hemorrhagic fever viruses  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Profectus Biosciences, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Mapp Biopharmaceutical and Genevant Sciences Corp. have been awarded up to $35 million to advance the... more
Experts detail efforts to improve seasonal and universal influenza vaccine  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
In a new series of articles, experts in immunology, virology, epidemiology, and vaccine development detail efforts to improve seasonal influenza vaccines and ultimately develop a universal influenza vaccine. more
Cancer vaccine injected into tumour could kill all cancer cells  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
Researchers have developed an experimental cancer vaccine that when injected into a single tumour can help trigger the immune system to kill the cancer cells circulating within the... more
Yeshiva schools must exclude unvaccinated amid measles surge  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
The New York City Health Department has ordered all Orthodox Jewish schools in the Williamsburg neighborhood of Brooklyn to exclude non-vaccinated students from classes during the current measles outbreak more
Vaccines blocked as deadly cholera raged across Yemen  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
An Associated Press investigation finds that Yemen's U.S.-backed government, Houthi rebels hindered relief efforts as the country suffered the worst cholera outbreak in modern times more
Treatment turns tumors into cancer vaccine factories  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Researchers have developed a novel approach to cancer immunotherapy, injecting immune stimulants directly into a tumor to teach the immune system to destroy it and other tumor cells throughout the body. more
Cellular protein could take on role of restriction factor for hepatitis B virus  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
Hepatitis B is a viral liver infection that can lead to acute or chronic conditions. Although there is a vaccine that offers... more
Widely-Used Food Additive E319 Impairs Immune Responses to Influenza Infection  SCI-NEWS.COM · 2 weeks
A common food additive called tert-butylhydroquinone (E319) suppresses the immune response the body mounts when fighting... more
How a New Cancer 'Vaccine' Fights Tumors Throughout the Body  LIVE SCIENCE · 2 weeks
A new cancer "vaccine" that's injected directly into a single tumor can trigger the immune system to attack cancer cells throughout the body, a small new study suggests. more
Discovery of a restriction factor for hepatitis B virus  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Hepatitis B is a viral liver infection that can lead to acute or chronic conditions. Although there is a vaccine that offers protection against the virus, current treatments which prevent... more
Phoseon exhibits KeyPro KP100 UV LED instrument for virus inactivation at World Vaccine Congress  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
Phoseon showcases KeyPro KP100 UV LED instrument for virus inactivation at the upcoming World Vaccine Congress event in Washington, DC. more
Novel models and strategies for TB detection, elimination, and care  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
This week, publication of a special issue on tuberculosis begins in PLOS Medicine, advised by guest editors Richard Chaisson of Johns Hopkins University, Claudia Denkinger of the University... more
New study reveals five facts about allergies to vaccines  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
There is little chance you are actually allergic to vaccines and, if you are, your allergist can give it to you. Only one in 760,000 vaccinations will respond with anaphylaxis.... more
PLOS Medicine Special issue reports new strategies for tuberculosis diagnosis and treatment  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
This week, publication of a special issue on tuberculosis begins in PLOS Medicine, advised by guest editors Richard Chaisson of Johns Hopkins University, Claudia... more
Common food preservative may influence effectiveness of flu vaccines  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
Michigan State University scientists have linked a common food preservative to an altered immune response that possibly hinders flu vaccines. more
Food additive may influence how well flu vaccines work  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Scientists have linked a common food preservative to an altered immune response that possibly hinders flu vaccines. more
Exemptions surge as parents and doctors do ‘Hail Mary’ around vaccine laws  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
At two public charter schools in the Sonoma wine country town of Sebastopol, more than half the kindergartners received medical exemptions from state-required vaccines... more
How easy are vaccine exemptions? Take a look at the Oregon model  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
As measles outbreaks continue in the Northwest and across the nation, newly revealed health records from Oregon suggest it's surprisingly easy to opt out... more
Routine HPV vaccination linked to dramatic reduction in cervical disease among young women  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Routine vaccination of girls aged 12 or 13 years with the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine in Scotland has led to a dramatic... more
NIAID awards $22 million grant to develop antibody-based therapies against lethal viruses  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases has awarded an international consortium led by Albert Einstein College of Medicine, part of Montefiore, a... more
Rate of HPV infection high among sexual minority men despite availability of vaccine  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
The rate of human papillomavirus infection is high among young minority gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men despite... more
Bid to beat rabies could benefit from oral dog vaccine, study finds  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Vaccines hidden in dog food could help curb the spread of rabies in countries with large populations of stray dogs, research suggests. more
Mozambicans line up for cholera vaccines to fight outbreak  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
Mozambicans lined up Wednesday to get cholera vaccines in the cyclone-hit city of Beira, at the start of a drive to inoculate nearly 900,000 storm survivors as part of efforts... more
Cholera vaccination drive starts in Mozambique after cyclone  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
A cholera vaccination campaign is kicking off to reach nearly 900,000 cyclone survivors in Mozambique as officials rush to contain an outbreak of the disease more
New glioblastoma vaccine shows promising results in phase Ib clinical trial  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
A brain-cancer vaccine more than 20 years in the making suspends cancer growth in patients enrolled in early-stage trial. more
Potential target for group A streptococcus vaccine  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
With the specter of increased resistance to antibiotics, the scientific community is feeling pressure to find new ways to treat bacteria like Group A Streptococcus. And it appears that an international group of scientists... more
Potential target for Group A Streptococcus vaccine identified  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
Most people think of "strep throat" as a relatively benign infection cured by a round of antibiotics and a few days of rest. But the bacterium that causes strep throat -- Group... more
Research identifies potential target for strep A vaccine  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Most people think of "strep throat" as a relatively benign infection cured by a round of antibiotics and a few days of rest. But the bacterium that causes strep throat—Group A Streptococcus—is... more
Mozambique races to contain cholera, vaccines will help  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
Mozambican and international health workers raced to contain the outbreak of cholera in cyclone-hit city of Beira, where the number of cases of the disease has jumped to 517 and the first... more
Mozambique confirms 1st cholera death as cases above 500  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
Mozambique confirms 1st cholera death as cases above 500; vaccines set to arrive Monday more
Mozambique says cholera cases up to 271 in cyclone-hit city  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
Mozambique says cholera cases now up to 271 in cyclone-hit city as vaccines are rushed in more
New approach to delivering school-based vaccines improves student's experience  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
Researchers at the University of Toronto and The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) have teamed up with educators, public health practitioners and grade seven students in Ontario to develop and... more
Pain, pain go away: New tools improve students' experience of school-based vaccines  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
Researchers have teamed up with educators, public health practitioners and grade seven students in Ontario to develop and implement a new approach to delivering... more
Nanovaccine boosts immunity in mice with gut microbiome-mediated metabolic syndrome  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
A new class of biomaterial developed by Cornell researchers for an infectious disease nanovaccine effectively boosted immunity in mice with metabolic disorders linked to gut bacteria - a... more
Study uncovers details about human immune response to dengue infection  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
About 40 percent of the global population is at risk for contracting dengue - the most important mosquito-borne viral infection and a close "cousin" of the Zika virus... more
Nanovaccine boosts immunity in sufferers of metabolic syndrome  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
A new class of biomaterial developed by researchers for an infectious disease nanovaccine effectively boosted immunity in mice with metabolic disorders linked to gut bacteria -- a population that shows resistance to... more
Nanovaccine boosts immunity in sufferers of metabolic syndrome  nanowerk · 3 weeks
A new class of biomaterial for an infectious disease nanovaccine effectively boosted immunity in mice with metabolic disorders linked to gut bacteria - a population that shows resistance to traditional flu and... more
Nanovaccine boosts immunity in sufferers of metabolic syndrome  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
A new class of biomaterial developed by Cornell researchers for an infectious disease nanovaccine effectively boosted immunity in mice with metabolic disorders linked to gut bacteria – a population that shows resistance... more
Measles fear leads to a ban on unvaccinated children from public places  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
At Rockland county in New York City's northern regions, this week on Tuesday (26th March 2019), a ban was called into action. Children who... more
Pediatric health researchers offer insights for RSV vaccine  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
In healthy adults, RSV, or respiratory syncytial virus, feels like the common cold with a runny nose, chest congestion and cough. However, it is the second leading cause of death in infants. more
Study offers new insights for vaccine development to prevent RSV disease  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
In healthy adults, RSV, or respiratory syncytial virus, feels like the common cold with a runny nose, chest congestion and cough. more
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