Vaccitech’s scientific founders at University of Oxford announce positive high-level results from an interim analysis of clinical trials of AZD1222 in the UK and Brazil. Phase 3...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Vivaldi Biosciences, a clinical-stage biotechnology company developing genetically engineered intranasal vaccines for viral respiratory diseases, today announced...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 GSK and Medicines for Malaria Venture (MMV) today presented positive data from the TEACH study of tafenoquine, an 8-aminoquinoline, for the prevention of...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 A new article in The Lancet  has called for urgent international action to prevent potentially devastating measles epidemics in the coming years. Lead author...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) in South Africa reported on three laboratory-confirmed measles cases in two provinces between Oct....

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Malaysia health officials reported today on one additional human rabies case in Sarawak province. The victim is a 16-year-old girl who was admitted to Sarawak...

In a topic that has not received nearly enough attention– since 2016, the US has seen the largest person-to-person Hepatitis A virus outbreak in the post-vaccine era. About two...

An arrhythmia is a problem with the rate or rhythm of your heartbeat. It means that your heart beats too quickly, too slowly, or with an irregular pattern. There are many types of heart...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 On Saturday, Illinois health officials reported 11,891 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 127 additional...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Pennsylvania state health officials reported 6,778 additional positive cases of COVID-19 Saturday, bringing the statewide total to 302,564. There are 3,162...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Officials with the municipality of Ribeirão Preto,  in the northeastern region of São Paulo state, Brazil, has seen dengue fever cases rise to more than...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Earlier this week, the Norwegian Institute of Public Health published a rapid review of evidence to inform a recommendation regarding people without respiratory...