The New Zealand Ministry of Health expresses its condolences to the families of children who recently died in Samoa shortly after the administration of MMR vaccine. Samoan health authorities have launched...

Last month, a vaccine-derived poliovirus type 1 (VDPV1) case was confirmed in a child from Morobe Province. Papua New Guinea has not had a case of wild poliovirus since 1996, and the country was certified...

Vaxart, Inc. a clinical-stage biotechnology company developing oral recombinant vaccines that are administered by tablet rather than by injection, announced publication of the comprehensive results of...

The current whooping cough vaccine was universally adopted in the US in 1996 to replace the original vaccine based on killed Bordetella pertussis because of a stronger safety profile. The new formulation...

The Government of Uganda has rolled out Rotavirus vaccine into the Routine Immunization Schedule to protect children under five years of age from diarrhea. This is the 11th vaccine that is provided free...

More than three decades after the identification of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), scientists are still working to develop a preventative vaccine that could finally put an end to the epidemic...

Low polio vaccine coverage, especially in children under five years old, has sparked a red light in Brazil, according to health ministry officials. In a meeting with representatives of states and municipalities,...

In an update on the progress of  Valneva’s Lyme disease vaccine candidate VLA15, the company says they have successfully concluded the end of Phase 1 process for this candidate with the Food...

Orange County pediatrician, Dr Bob Sears, known for his thought on delaying vaccines, has been put on 35 months probation by the Medical Board of California for exempting a from all future vaccinations...

Influenza A (flu A) hijacks host proteins for viral RNA splicing and blocking these interactions caused replication of the virus to slow, according to new research published in Nature Communications by...