The majority of Kenyans (58 percent) do not hold the same position as the Kenya Conference of Catholic Bishops, that is, they don’t believe the tetanus vaccine is laced with Beta HCG hormone and...

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In response to the very public accusations out of Kenya concerning tainted tetanus vaccine and “population control”, the World Health Organization released the following statement: WHO is...

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WHO warned today that progress towards the elimination of measles has stalled. The number of deaths from measles increased from an estimated 122 000 in 2012 to 145 700 in 2013, according to new data...

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Significant declines in child deaths from pneumonia prove that strategies to defeat the disease are working, UNICEF said on the sixth World Pneumonia Day. But much more is needed to stop hundreds of thousands...

Human papillomavirus (HPV) is by far the most prevalent sexually transmitted infection (STI) reported, new or new and existing combined, HPV accounts for approximately 79 million of the total STIs in the...

The huge controversy that has been brewing in Kenya has hit some new levels with some astounding accusations being made concerning the country’s tetanus vaccination campaign. Last month it was reported...

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NEWS RELEASE A new hepatitis C vaccine has shown promising results in an early clinical trial at Oxford University, generating strong and broad immune responses against the virus causing the disease. The...

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Sanofi Pasteur, the vaccines division of Sanofi, Monday announced the publication of the detailed results of the final landmark phase III clinical efficacy study in Latin America in The New England Journal...

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Sanofi Pasteur, the vaccines division of Sanofi and Immune Design Corp., a clinical-stage immunotherapy company, last month announced that they have entered into a broad collaboration for the development...

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PRESS RELEASE In support of a bold quest to rid the world entirely of malaria, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Sunday announced an award of US$156 million to PATH to support the PATH Malaria Vaccine...