Navigation Links
New Hepatitis B Vaccine

Hepatitis B infection is the world's most common liver infection. It spreads easily and is readily transmitted to individuals than the AIDS virus.

It causes liver cirrhosis, // liver failure and liver cancer. Statistics show that about two billion people (30 %) of the world's population, has been infected with the hepatitis B virus.

Out of which 350 million individuals are chronic carriers of the virus. Normally in case of adults the immune system clears about 95% of the virus from the body.

But in case of infants who are commonly affected the body fails to clear the virus and the patient often remain chronically infected.

Researchers at the flinders Medical Centre did various experiments to find a cure for the world's most common and deadly liver infection, hepatitis B.

This resulted in the development of the new vaccine which is thought to be very effective against the virus. Professor Nikolai Petrovsky said the new formula was designed to make the medication safer and more effective than existing vaccines.

It would facilitate the immune system to attack, destroy and expel the hepatitis virus more effectively. It is a boon for those who respond poorly for the current hepatitis B vaccines, including people with immunodeficiency, diabetes, elderly people and people with kidney disease.

This has come about to prevent the death of about one million people who die from liver failure as a result of hepatitis B infection across the worldwide.

The initial trail of the vaccine is mainly aimed in testing the safety and effectiveness of the vaccine, but future trials will test whether it is capable of being a cure for chronic hepatitis B infection.

The new vaccine includes a special booster derived from a natural sugar found in dahlia flowers.


'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Vitamin B for Hepatitis
2. Hepatitis G May Boost HIV Survival
3. Cure for Hepatitis B
4. Hepatitis E virus made impotent
5. Sharing injection equipment spreads Hepatitis C
6. Lymphomas Link to Hepatitis C
7. Hepatitis shots is promising
8. Need for Hepatitis Booster Questioned
9. Good News for HIV Patients Also Suffering From Hepatitis C Virus
10. The Link Between Hepatitis B Vaccine And Multiple Sclerosis Questioned
11. The Effectiveness Of Hepatitis B Vaccine Questioned
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:2/13/2016)... FL (PRWEB) , ... February 13, 2016 , ... The ... environmental impact of American businesses. , The increasingly modern world of instantaneous consumption ... often on non-renewable energy sources such as oil and coal, which pollutes our air, ...
(Date:2/13/2016)... ... 2016 , ... When an Au Pair comes all the way around the world ... for and they are often worried things won’t go well. More often than not, however, ... Au Pair of the Year winner’s all commented how their Au Pairs have become a ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... ... February 12, 2016 , ... According to an article published February ... a significant portion of hernia repairs throughout the United States. Commenting on this article, ... notes that this trend has not only been expected, but it seems to be ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... Seattle, WA, and Washington, DC (PRWEB) , ... ... ... PATH and the Siemens Foundation today announced a new initiative—the Siemens ... technologies for low-resource settings. The partnership will recruit top students from U.S. ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... VA (PRWEB) , ... February 12, 2016 , ... ... Feb. 29, 2016 — 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. EST, http://www.fdanews.com/fixeddosecombination ... in the life cycle of pharmaceutical products, garnering increased attention from all stakeholders ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/12/2016)... Feb. 12, 2016  This month,s issue of the ... takes an in-depth look at various causes and ... prescription drug spending, which has generated significant public outrage ... Editor-in-Chief Laura E. Happe , PharmD, MPH. ... , PharmD, MPH. --> In 2014 prescription ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... MONTREAL , February 12, 2016 ... sofern nicht anders vermerkt)   ... Unternehmens http://www.telestatherapeutics.com abrufbar.    ... Website des Unternehmens http://www.telestatherapeutics.com ... Inc. (TSX:TST; PNK:BNHLF) veröffentlichte heute seinen Konzernabschluss ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... Feb. 12, 2016  Sequent Medical, Inc. announced today ... to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of the WEB™ ... ruptured intracranial aneurysms.  Prof Laurent Spelle , MD, ... Paris, France and Principal Investigator of ... France and Germany.  Although patients with ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: