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Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) Director Nirav D. Shah, M.D., J.D., is urging parents to talk with their child’s doctor about the new school-entrance vaccination requirements, which include...

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Frankie Milley founded Meningitis Angels when her teenage son Ryan died. Portland, Ore. dad Scott Parkhurst joined the fight last year after losing his 17-year-old son, Jake. Meningitis Angels, a national...

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Today, the top public health officials of Baltimore, Los Angeles County, Fulton County in Atlanta, Boston, and Tarrant County (Fort Worth) are releasing PSAs calling on parents to vaccinate their children. In...

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On the heels of a US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) report of a case of yellow fever vaccine–associated viscerotropic disease (YEL-AVD) in a Oregon woman, the Hong Kong Drug Office...

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), in partnership with the Sierra Leone College of Medicine and Allied Health Sciences (COMAHS) and the Sierra Leone Ministry of Health and Sanitation...

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Personalized melanoma vaccines can be used to marshal a powerful immune response against unique mutations in patients’ tumors, according to early data in a first-in-people clinical trial at Washington...

The Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania will be offering a free online course on vaccines, which is scheduled to begin on Apr. 13. The course will be taught by Director of the...

As previously reported after the 6th case of meningococcal group B disease in a University of Oregon student, Oregon Governor Kate Brown released the Public Service Announcement (PSA) this past Tuesday. In...

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iBio, Inc. announced it received notice from the European Patent Office that the opposition period expired for a bio-defense product patent granted to iBio, and no opposition was filed. The patent, entitled...

Finally, a deal has been reached on the price of the meningococcal B vaccine, Bexsero, and the life-saving vaccine will become part of national childhood immunization schedule in the United Kingdom. The...