NewLink Genetics Claims Most Advanced Ebola Vaccine Candidate

NewLink Genetics Claims Most Advanced Ebola Vaccine Candidate

American Pharmaceutical Company Could Soon Be Carrying Out Human Trials For Its Ebola Vaccine Candidate NewLink Genetics, an American pharmaceutical company based in Ames, Iowa will be continuing work on an Ebola vaccine candidate that has already been proven to be effective in primates. Although the company usually focuses on cancer research, it announced that the the United States Defense …

Measles No More: WHO declares the eradication of measles from Mongolia

Measles, a disease religiously vaccinated against in developed countries, has now been declared eradicated in Mongolia On the 8th of July 2014, the World Health Organisation granted the Mongolian government a measles-elimination certificate, certifying that the country is now officially measles free. This comes as surprising news considering the recent measles outbreak in the economic superpower of the world; the United States of America. …

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HPV Vaccine Cleared Of Link To Blood Clotting

  Study shows no link between HPV vaccine and Blood Clotting The Human Papillomavirus shows no evidence of increasing Blood clot risk, according to a study by Statens Serum Institut in Copenhagen. The report features in the July 9th issue of Jama (The Journal of the American Medical Association). The report details the method in which the study was carried …

An Overwhelming Measles Outbreak In The US Suggests Vaccines Aren’t Getting Through

Despite measles being preventable, a recent spate means that the US has experienced the largest measles outbreak since 1994. 228 cases of measles were recorded between January 1st and May 23rd of this year – 48 of which resulted in hospitalisation. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released a report detailing the 20-year inflated high, essentially condemning those who …