Navigation Links
U.S. Expects 160 Million Doses of Swine Flu Vaccine by October
Date:7/23/2009

rsity of Rochester Medical Center, in New York. "They have a really well-organized clinical trials infrastructure that is uniquely posed to do these kinds of studies when there's an emergency situation like there is now."

One of the NIAID studies will try to determine if one or two 15-microgram doses of the candidate H1N1 vaccine are sufficient to provoke an immune response in healthy adults aged 18 to 64 and in people aged 65 and older. Studies will also look at whether one or two doses of 30 micrograms are more effective.

The two-dose regimens will be given three weeks apart. Two manufacturers, Sanofi Pasteur and CSL Biotherapies, produced the vaccines.

If these trials seem safe, the vaccines will also be tested in children aged 6 months to 17 years, according to the NIAID statement.

"The response to the vaccine may vary in different age groups," said Dr. Karen Kotloff, a professor of pediatrics and lead investigator at the Vaccine and Treatment Evaluation Unit at the University of Maryland, one of the medical centers chosen for the trials. In a statement released by the university, Kotloff explained that age could make a difference in vaccine response because "young people have not seen a flu virus like this before," whereas older Americans might have been exposed to H1N1 type strains in the past.

Additional trials will look at concurrent administration of the swine flu vaccine with regular, seasonal vaccine.

"It makes sense to test the combined swine flu and seasonal flu vaccines because there are some populations in whom both vaccines are indicated," Treanor said. "It would certainly be easier to give them at the same time but these trials are mostly focused on making sure they don't interfere with each other in some way and that they still get a good response."

Besides the University of Maryland School of Medicine, other centers taking part in the trials include the University of Iowa; St
'/>"/>

Copyright©2009 ScoutNews,LLC.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14

Related medicine news :

1. Market Scope Expects Retina Pharmaceutical Industry to Top $3.5 Billion by 2014
2. Hillenbrand Expects to Report Second-Quarter Net Revenue of $170.8 Million and Revises 2009 Guidance
3. HealthGrades Expects Third Quarter Revenue of Approximately $10 Million : Full-Year 2008 Ratings and Advisory Revenue to Be $39 Million to $40 Million Company Provides Update on Stock Repurchase Program
4. ATS Medical Expects Second Quarter Revenue of $16.7 to $16.9 Million
5. Chubb Expects to Release Earnings on July 24 and Hold Conference Call on the Same Day
6. NightHawk Radiology Holdings, Inc. Announces Preliminary Results of Its Tender Offer; NightHawk Expects to Purchase 2,367,438 Shares of Its Common Stock at $8.05 per Share
7. ATS Medical Expects Fourth Quarter Revenue to Increase by Approximately 32%
8. ReBuilder Medical Technologies, Inc. Contracts with ETS to Manufacture the Newest Version of its ReBuilder Neuropathy Treatment Device; Expects Sales to Increase 30%
9. Jury Awards Valley Medical Center Patient $1.8 Million for Nursing Negligence
10. National Stroke Quality Improvement Program Passes the Million Mark
11. 10 Million Workers Gain New Health and Behavior Change Tool - eMindful Courses Offered to Client of Leading Online Health Change Provider
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/30/2014)... Information supplied by insurance companies has ... prices to consumers in 2014. A group of ratess ... using the open system for adults at http://quotespros.com/life-insurance.html ... use this year can help the average person to ... and not from medical histories. The finder tool works ...
(Date:8/30/2014)... (PRWEB) August 30, 2014 Daily Gossip ... that keeps anxiety and panic attacks under control with ... Away" program review describes this new method as ... control panic attacks and overcome general anxiety related disorders. ... successful is the fact that it can be accessed ...
(Date:8/30/2014)... Ticket Down is a reliable ... in NYC. This popular ticket exchange has ... day session, evening session, courtside seats, grandstand seats, general ... Grand Slam Tournament. , The 2014 U.S. Open Tennis ... Tennis Championship: Men's/Women's 3rd Round - Session 11 Tickets ...
(Date:8/30/2014)... Seniors Guide, the comprehensive guide to all things senior, has ... Dementia, and Memory Loss . , Country singer Glen Campbell, ... the Alzheimer’s, inspired Seniors Guide writers to review the trailer ... out on October 14, 2014, shows a glimpse of Glen ... – which inspires a final tour from the musician while ...
(Date:8/30/2014)... (PRWEB) August 30, 2014 In today’s world, ... difficult to get. Snoring and sleep apnea (a medical problem ... people and their bed partners of the rest they need ... of the population snores and 20 million people in the ... have been diagnosed and treated; and of those treated, many ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Term Life Insurance Rates Now Found Nationally by New Insurer Finder Tool 2Health News:Panic Away Review Reveals New Natural Remedy for Anxiety Patients 2Health News:US Open Tennis Tickets: Ticket Down Slashes Ticket Prices for Labor Day Weekend Sessions and More 2Health News:US Open Tennis Tickets: Ticket Down Slashes Ticket Prices for Labor Day Weekend Sessions and More 3Health News:US Open Tennis Tickets: Ticket Down Slashes Ticket Prices for Labor Day Weekend Sessions and More 4Health News:US Open Tennis Tickets: Ticket Down Slashes Ticket Prices for Labor Day Weekend Sessions and More 5Health News:Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia Focus on Retirement Website SeniorsGuideOnline.com 2Health News:Snoring: Bad for Relationships, Bad for Health 2Health News:Snoring: Bad for Relationships, Bad for Health 3
... Standard added to Continua Health Alliance Design Guidelines , ... -- The ZigBee(R) Alliance announced today that the ... Continua,s new low power local area network (LAN) standard. ... of devices on a single network. Continua recommends ZigBee ...
... Care While Saving Eight States Almost $95 Million , ... of the award-winning Behavioral Pharmacy Management Program (BPM) shows ... care while saving eight states almost $95 million ... Lilly funds the program, which is designed and run ...
... , Post-hoc analysis of two large clinical trials showed ... HDL, triglycerides and LDL than the pre-determined therapy alone ... (NYSE: ABT ) TRILIPIX (R) (fenofibric acid) ... and combined lipid targets in patients with mixed dyslipidemia ...
... Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: OXBO) today announced that the company ... to acquire outstanding common stock purchase warrants. The shares ... transactions described below will not be registered under the Securities ... or sold in the United States absent registration or an ...
... focus on family-building benefits for its employees , , ... CVS ) is proud to announce it has been named ... the country for offering superior family-building benefits, such as health ... adoptions, and paid and unpaid leave for birth and adoptions. ...
... viewing adding to sleep deficit, researchers warn , MONDAY, June ... sky and fatigue probably signaled it was time to go ... Desperate Housewives are more influential in determining bedtimes ... sleep deprivation, a new study says. , In the study, ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:ZigBee Selected by Continua Health Alliance for Next Generation Guidelines 2Health News:ZigBee Selected by Continua Health Alliance for Next Generation Guidelines 3Health News:Successful Disease Management Programs Can Play Role in Health Care Reform 2Health News:Successful Disease Management Programs Can Play Role in Health Care Reform 3Health News:Successful Disease Management Programs Can Play Role in Health Care Reform 4Health News:Successful Disease Management Programs Can Play Role in Health Care Reform 5Health News:Successful Disease Management Programs Can Play Role in Health Care Reform 6Health News:Abbott's TRILIPIX(R) (Fenofibric Acid) in Combination With Rosuvastatin Calcium Helps Patients With Mixed Dyslipidemia and Type 2 Diabetes Meet American Diabetes Association Lipid Targets 2Health News:Abbott's TRILIPIX(R) (Fenofibric Acid) in Combination With Rosuvastatin Calcium Helps Patients With Mixed Dyslipidemia and Type 2 Diabetes Meet American Diabetes Association Lipid Targets 3Health News:Abbott's TRILIPIX(R) (Fenofibric Acid) in Combination With Rosuvastatin Calcium Helps Patients With Mixed Dyslipidemia and Type 2 Diabetes Meet American Diabetes Association Lipid Targets 4Health News:Oxygen Biotherapeutics, Inc. Announces Private Placement Financing Agreement and Offer to Acquire Warrants 2Health News:Oxygen Biotherapeutics, Inc. Announces Private Placement Financing Agreement and Offer to Acquire Warrants 3Health News:CVS Caremark Ranks Among 50 Best Fertility- and Adoption-Friendly Workplaces in America 2Health News:CVS Caremark Ranks Among 50 Best Fertility- and Adoption-Friendly Workplaces in America 3Health News:Glowing TV Screens Keeping Americans Up at Night 2
(Date:8/29/2014)... 2014 Pomerantz LLP has filed a class ... (NASDAQ: EDAP ) and certain of its ... Court, Southern District of New York ... a class consisting of all persons or entities who ... 30, 2014, inclusive (the "Class Period"). This class action seeks ...
(Date:8/29/2014)... 29, 2014  BC Technical, the nation,s leading non-OEM ... Imaging, a leader in sales, service and installation of ... BC Technical to continue to expand their resources and ... CT modalities. "We are committed to ... Alvarez , president and CEO of BC Technical. "We ...
(Date:8/29/2014)... your doctor know what you,re smoking?  Chances are, probably not.  ... over 112,000 currently registered patients under Colorado,s ... 20,300+ active physicians listed with the Colorado Dept of Regulatory ... a poll in February 2014 showed 51% of ... "With marijuana legalization underway, every doctor needs a ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Announces the Filing of a Class Action against EDAP TMS S.A. and Certain Officers - EDAP 2SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Announces the Filing of a Class Action against EDAP TMS S.A. and Certain Officers - EDAP 3BC Technical Acquires Polaris Medical Imaging 2Medical Rules Marijuana Sales in Colorado But Most Doctors Still in the Dark 2Medical Rules Marijuana Sales in Colorado But Most Doctors Still in the Dark 3Medical Rules Marijuana Sales in Colorado But Most Doctors Still in the Dark 4
... Difficile Tox A/B II is a second-generation rapid ... A and B in fecal specimens. The test ... results detecting not only the more common toxin ... A-/B+. It's easy to perform, produces no indeterminates ...
... ELISA products for autoimmune testing feature single-well ... well as specific reflex tests including dsDNA, ... SS-A (Ro), SS-B (La), Scl-70 and Jo-1. ... a full line of products for Cardiolipins ...
... for autoimmune testing feature single-well ANA screen ... specific reflex tests including dsDNA, and 6 ... SS-B (La), Scl-70 and Jo-1. In addition, ... line of products for Cardiolipins (IgA, IgG, ...
... testing feature single-well ANA screen and ENA ... tests including dsDNA, and 6 individual ENA ... Scl-70 and Jo-1. In addition, our autoimmune ... products for Cardiolipins (IgA, IgG, IgM), Thyroglobulin, ...
Medicine Products: