Vaccine

Presentation: Live attenuated influenza vaccine and its clinical development in China

At the last Influenza Summit, part of World Vaccine Congress Asia, Prof.Dr. Xu Fei of Changchun BCHT Biotechnology Co. gave the following presentation entitled: Live attenuated influenza vaccine (LAIV) and its clinical development in China. Some points discussed during the presentation include: BCHT overview LAIV introduction Review of Clinical Data Development of clinical trial strategy in China Download the presentation …

Why when vaccine trials fail it is a sad day for global public health

It saddens me to read about failed clinical trials in vaccines for many reasons, but mostly because of the impact these failures might have on the wider global vaccine research and development. With the recent news about Sanofi Pasteur's not as effective phase II trial results for their Dengue Fever vaccine, it just made me think how this will affect …