SAB Biotherapeutics and U.S. Army team up to treat Hantavirus

Human antibodies produced in genetically designed cows can protect against deadly diseases December 3, 2014 SAB Biotherapeutics, Inc. (SAB), a leading biopharmaceutical development company, has teamed up with the U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases (USAMRIID) to address the potentially deadly hantavirus using a novel approach to developing protective antibodies against it. Their work, published in the November …

10 Important Emerging Viruses With No Vaccine

There are many emerging viruses – viruses newly recognized to cause diseases that are either increasing in incidence or have the potential to increase in incidence – for which no licensed (US or EU) vaccine exists. Here I’ve selected 10 of them – arranged in no particular order – which I think are especially important. Click Next to read them …