Navigation Links
Intercell Announces European Approval of New Vaccine, IXIARO(R), to Prevent Japanese Encephalitis
Date:4/2/2009

new vaccine is manufactured in Intercell's proprietary manufacturing facility in Scotland and is prepared using tissue culture rather than live organisms.

In addition to the European approval, Intercell's vaccine was also approved by the Australian Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) for use in Australia, and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for the U.S. market.

About Japanese Encephalitis

Japanese Encephalitis is a mosquito-borne infection that strikes 30,000 to 50,000 individuals a year, causing 10,000 to 15,000 deaths (both probably an underestimate due to underreporting and other factors). Up to 50 percent of survivors have persistent neurological sequelae. Japanese Encephalitis is the leading cause of viral neurological disease and disability in Asia and the most important viral encephalitis in Asia. The disease is most common in several developing countries in Asia, including India and China. As there is no specific treatment for JE, health care experts recommend vaccination as the only highly effective protection for the millions of travelers and military personnel who live in or travel to areas where the virus circulates.

About IXIARO

Intercell's novel Japanese Encephalitis vaccine is a purified, inactivated vaccine for active immunization against the Japanese Encephalitis virus. The total development time of this vaccine took more than 10 years. The vaccine was developed under a Collaborative Research and Development Agreement with the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, a biomedical research laboratory for the U.S. Department of Defense.

Intercell's Phase III trials for the vaccine found that the vaccine demonstrated excellent immunogenicity against Japanese Encephalitis and an overall clinical safety profile similar to placebo, combined with an excellent local tolerability profile. These data were published in The Lancet in December 2007:
'/>"/>

SOURCE Intercell AG
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related biology technology :

1. Intercell to Host Conference Call and Webcast Today on FDA Approval of IXIARO(R) Japanese Encephalitis Vaccine
2. Intercell Announces FDA Approval of IXIARO(R), a Novel Vaccine to Prevent Japanese Encephalitis
3. Australian Authorities (TGA) First to Grant Final Product Approval for Intercells Vaccine to Prevent Japanese Encephalitis
4. Iomai Stockholders Approve Merger With Intercell Subsidiary
5. Iomai, Intercell Chief Scientific Officers to Speak on Future of Vaccines at BIO International Convention Today
6. Nuevolution Announces Progress in Its Collaboration With Merck & Co. Inc.
7. China Biologic Products Announces Strong 2008 Results
8. Senetek PLC Announces New Investor Communication Hotline
9. NovaBay Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2008 Financial Results
10. ACM Global Central Lab Announces Partnership with Chindexs United Family Hospitals in China
11. Novavax Announces New Capital Infusion Through a Strategic Alliance with Cadila Pharmaceuticals of India
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/14/2014)... Md. , Jan. 14, 2014  Organovo announced today ... the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to help scientists ... treatments to patients on a faster timeline. Organovo is ... (NCATS) and the National Eye Institute (NEI) to develop ...
(Date:1/14/2014)... In recent years, growing suspicion about ... product development and promotion has led to unprecedented levels ... by concerns about the insidious impact of commercialization of ... fines to the world’s biggest pharmas for illegal marketing ...
(Date:1/14/2014)... Global Record Systems, LLC, (GRS), a ... for patients, physicians, the biopharmaceutical industry, regulators, payers, ... signing of a three-year Research Collaboration Agreement (RCA) ... This initiative is designed to generate disruptive ...
(Date:1/14/2014)... UK (PRWEB) January 13, 2014 Bob ... with more than 20 years in the industry, has ... photonics . Hainsey will serve as the society’s Science ... Dr. Hainsey join SPIE as our Technology Strategist, further ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Organovo Announces Collaboration with National Institutes of Health 2Organovo Announces Collaboration with National Institutes of Health 3The Sunshine Act: Necessary Regulation or Unnecessary Dysregulation? New Life Science Webinar Hosted by Xtalks and IRB Services 2The Sunshine Act: Necessary Regulation or Unnecessary Dysregulation? New Life Science Webinar Hosted by Xtalks and IRB Services 3Global Record Systems Announces Research Collaboration Agreement with FDA to Create a Novel “Big Data” Paradigm for Collection of Patient Safety and Outcomes Information 2Photonics R&D Leader Bob Hainsey Joins SPIE Technical Staff 2
... 4, 2011 Kylin Therapeutics, Inc., a leading ... received a notice of allowance from United States ... U.S. patent application. This newly allowed patent broadly ... expanded areas on Kylin,s proprietary nanoparticle technology platform, ...
... DIEGO, Oct. 4, 2011 Sequenom, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... genetic analysis solutions, today announced the launch of its ... genes associated with drug absorption, distribution, metabolism, and excretion ... set of pre-designed single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNP), insertions and ...
... October 4, 2011 Funds to Advance ... a clinical stage European biotechnology company addressing unmet medical ... million ($20 million) in a Series B funding round ... Sofinnova Partners, as well as private Italian investors, joined ...
Cached Biology Technology:Kylin Therapeutics Receives Notice of Allowance for Second U.S. Patent Covering Delivery of Therapeutic RNA and pRNAi Technology 2Sequenom Introduces iPLEX® ADME PGx Panel on MassARRAY® System 2Sequenom Introduces iPLEX® ADME PGx Panel on MassARRAY® System 3Creabilis Raises €15M ($20M) in Series B Fundraising Round 2
(Date:7/9/2014)... is one of the amphibians with the highest distribution ... areas of water where it comes into contact with ... Research carried out by the Spaniard Germn Orizaola from ... of these frogs have developed a defensive response to ... larger bodies if they co-exist with the crayfish. , ...
(Date:7/9/2014)... laboratory testing, countless measurement results accrue. To completely ... extremely time consuming. In fact, researchers in the ... managing data, according to an online survey of ... the Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Information Technology FIT ... that they have no centralized or structured approach ...
(Date:7/9/2014)... can alleviate the symptoms of Alzheimer,s disease, ... and effectively scavenge amyloid beta peptide in ... reduced and eliminated Aβ deposition in an ... significantly improved behavioral and cognitive impairment. Dr. ... Hospital of China Medical University, China immunized ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Frogs have developed rapid defences against the red swamp crayfish 2Frogs have developed rapid defences against the red swamp crayfish 3Managing the data jungle 2Managing the data jungle 3
... State University scientists and colleagues have completed the genome ... most common and destructive plant parasites - Meloidogyne ... as the northern root-knot nematode. The research could ... to manage the ubiquitous parasitic worm, which, along with ...
... -- Florida State University,s Center for Advanced Power Systems ... to transform the nation,s electric power systems. CAPs is ... of 69 leading companies and academic institutions whose goal ... effort to increase the safety, reliability and capacity of ...
... , Plants that grow more slowly stay ... Biology, scientists at the Max Planck Institute for Developmental ... of genes, so-called microRNAs, coordinate growth and aging processes ... TCP transcription factors. These transcription factors in turn influence ...
Cached Biology News:NC State researchers get to root of parasite genome 2NC State researchers get to root of parasite genome 3FSU joins coalition working to improve nation's power grid 2Formula discovered for longer plant life 2
... Medium is formuatled for the growth ... and Sf21 cells. Grace's Insect Mediu, ... it does not contain lactalbumin hydrosylate, ... transfection. Grace's Insect Medium, Supplemented is ...
D.R. Harper and C. Grose (1994) • Includes: virus structure & replication, fundamental virology, immunology and pathogenesis, vaccines and antiviral drugs, novel diagnostic techniques, cloning a...
...
...
Biology Products: