The World Health Organization (WHO) announced last week that a month long measles and rubella vaccination campaign was to commence on Jan. 12 at Rohingya refugee camps  in Cox’s Bazar and nearby areas. More...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Health officials in the Philippines announced that its Sabayang Patak Kontra Polio (SPKP) campaign, for polio vaccination, has been extended to ensure that no child...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Brazil Health Ministry officials reported Thursday the distribution of 1.7 million doses of pentavalent vaccine to the various states. This in turn will be sent to...

A new Penn Medicine study puts researchers within closer reach of vaccines that can protect infants against infections by overcoming a mother’s antibodies, which are known to shut down immune defenses...

A novel nanoparticle vaccine that combines two major influenza proteins is effective in providing broad, long-lasting protection against influenza virus in mice, showing promise as a universal flu vaccine,...

Sinovac Biotech Ltd., a leading provider of biopharmaceutical products in China, this week announced that the China National Medical Products Administration (NMPA) has approved and issued a Product license...

By NewsDesk   @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the first polio case (circulating vaccine-derived poliovirus type 1 -cVDPV1) in Malaysia in more than a quarter century, the Sabah Polio Immunization Campaign...

California’s elimination, in 2016, of non-medical vaccine exemptions from school entry requirements was associated with an estimated increase in vaccination coverage at state and county levels,...

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced today the approval of Ervebo, the first FDA-approved vaccine for the prevention of Ebola virus disease (EVD), caused by Zaire ebolavirus in individuals...

Emergex Vaccines Holding Limited, a biotechnology company developing population-based synthetic disease prophylaxis set-point vaccines in the field of infectious diseases, today announced it has successfully...