NOVAVAX Achieves Pandemic H1N1 Influenza Production Milestone
... study in the elderly population with our Seasonal flu
"The accomplishments announced ... in Phase II trials with a VLP based seasonal flu
vaccine candidate. The Company plans to initiate a Phase II study with its Seasonal flu
vaccine candidate in the elderly population ...
Hand Washing with 4% CHG Antiseptic Kills Flu Viruses
... is effective against a strain of H1N1 Swine flu
NORCROSS, Ga., June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Hand ... way to stop the spread of the H1N1 Swine flu
Hibiclens Antiseptic/Antimicrobial ... effective against a variation of the A H1N1 Swine flu
Virus, when used according to package ...
CEL SCI Collaborators Demonstrate Novel L.E.A.P.S. Vaccines Immunize Mice Against Tuberculosis Antigens and Suggest Potential to Treat Swine and Other Influenzas
... vaccines for infectious diseases such as pandemic flu
and cancer. The cytokine IL-12 is the first step ... to develop an effective treatment for swine flu
and other H1N1 flu
L.E.A.P.S. technology is a novel ...
New Study Shows Probiotic Strain Effective in Boosting Immune Response to Flu Virus
... increases the body's immune response to the flu
virus(1). Study data showed significant ... encouraging given the threats in recent years of flu
pandemics, many of which are variants of ... influenza A, has generated much attention to the flu
due to the current threat of a pandemic, but ...
American Lung Association Offers Simple Tips to Protect Public Health and Minimize H1N1 Flu (Swine Flu) and Seasonal Flu Transmission
... -- As the confirmed number of H1N1 flu
(Swine Flu) cases grows in the United States, ... illnesses ranging from the common cold to H1N1 flu
"The American Lung Association ... of defense."
It is important to be aware of flu
symptoms so that precautionary measures can be ...
Arrayit to Mass Produce Rapid H1N1 Swine Flu Test Chip
... diagnostic test to detect the H1N1 swine flu
The Arrayit test will allow ... care organizations worldwide.
The 2009 swine flu
outbreak has raised concerns at the CDC and the ... outbreak poses a pandemic risk because the H1N1 flu
virus contains genetic elements from both the ...
Doctors Urge Precaution to Shield Against Swine Flu
... stop the new strain of potentially deadly swine flu
spreading quickly across the globe, medical ... strains that antibodies produced by previous flu
illnesses, and stored in the immune system's ... and significantly reduced the severity of flu
infection while helping to clear the influenza ...
USAID Provides $5M in Emergency Support as Swine Flu Spreads
... -- As concerns over the spread of swine flu
grow, the U.S. Agency for International ... at helping to control the transmission of swine flu
in Mexico, through advanced disease surveillance ... communities and healthcare facilities about swine flu
and how to limit risks for disease transmission. ...
The Villa Group Informs on Mexico Travel Plans in Wake of Swine Flu Outbreak
... Group is closely monitoring the recent swine flu
outbreak in Mexico and has taken all appropriate ... Obama said Monday the threat of spreading swine flu
infections was a concern but "not a cause for ... . For the latest information on the Swine flu
outbreak, please consult the State Department's ...
Progress Against Malaria and Other Infectious Diseases Among Highlights at Annual Vaccine Conference
... with a different strain of the bird flu
virus than the strain from which the vaccine was ... adjuvant vaccine, aimed at the lethal H5NI bird flu
virus, is to begin by the end of 2009.
Once ... local school districts to boost the uptake of flu
vaccine by school-age children. When the vaccine ...
Children's Hospital Receives $6.7 Million Grant From Gates Foundation to Study Influenza Vaccine in Pregnant Women in Asia
... & Melinda Gates Foundation to help prevent flu
in pregnant women and their infants in rural ... evaluate the safety and effectiveness of maternal flu
vaccination in areas with limited medical ... will help us demonstrate the full effect of the flu
vaccination in low-resource areas."
Video: New Survey Finds Mothers See Influenza as a Serious Health Threat, but Often Don't Get Their Families Vaccinated
... parents and even our babysitter should get the flu
shot, too," said Yamaguchi. "As a mother, I take ... or visit www.facesofinfluenza.org to find a flu
clinic in their area. The influenza season ...
American Lung Association flu
Clinic Locator Now Available Online
Video: Novartis Vaccines and PTA Battle Flu: Public Health Vaccination Initiative Urges Families 'Let's Fight Flu Together!'
... in school and parents at work
- "Let's Fight flu
Together!" initiative supports CDC's new ... with PTA
(Parent Teacher Association) and flu
Busters, an on-site vaccinations
provider, for a ... vaccination campaign called "Let's
To view the Multimedia News Release, ...
Survey Shows Parents' Best Intentions Out of Step with Expert Recommendations in Protecting Kids from Flu
Vaccination Awareness Campaign Addresses ... very
likely to have their child vaccinated next flu
season even after learning
about expanded public ... six
months to 18 years of age receive an annual flu
Starting Flu Vaccination in August Could Help Protect Nearly 11 Million More Children During Scheduled Doctors' Visits
... goal to vaccinate more children against the flu
each year," said
John Trizzino, vice president, ... 31. The analysis found that by extending the flu
season into August, an additional 6.6 ... children would
have an opportunity to get a flu
vaccine during an already-existing
provider visit ...
Novavax Reports Positive Results from Preclinical Studies of its VLP-based Trivalent Seasonal Influenza Vaccine Candidate
... the dose-ranging study of our
H5N1 pandemic flu
vaccine is enrolling as projected based on the ... development for both the
pandemic and seasonal flu
vaccine programs by the second half of ... for
head-to-head human studies against a marketed flu
vaccine beginning in the
fourth quarter of 2008. ...
PA Department of Health Reports Rise in Flu Activity; Reminds Public of Need for Flu Shot
... -- Following a sharp
rise in reported flu
cases, state Health Secretary Dr. Calvin B. ... respiratory influenza.
The number of flu
cases in Pennsylvania rose dramatically in ... not match about 60 percent of the
cases reported nationwide. Despite this, the ...
Mayo Clinic Proceedings January Tip Sheet
... the safety and effectiveness of nasal spray flu
Mayo Researchers Examine the Effect ... especially in
children and older adults. The flu
vaccine -- available as an injection or
a nasal ... since 2003, the nasal spray form of the flu
vaccine, known as Flu
Mist, has not gained ...
Kmart Lowers Flu Shot Price to $10
... Kmart Pharmacy
today announced a reduction of its flu
shot price to $10.
"People need to remember that flu
season is in full swing, and it can
strike at any ... RPh, vice
president of Kmart Pharmacy. "While the flu
season has not been as severe
as some recent ...
Novavax Announces Favorable Interim Results from Human Clinical Trial for Its Pandemic Influenza Vaccine Program
... against the H5N1
A/Indonesia/05/2005 avian flu
strain after the second vaccination. Sixty-
three ... vaccine as part of our contribution
to pandemic flu
preparedness planning. Novavax has the potential ... protect against H5N1
pandemic influenza, seasonal flu
and other viral diseases. Novavax's
GE Healthcare and Novavax Establish Collaboration To Develop and Market Pandemic Influenza Solution
... facility could allow manufacturing of
vaccine to commence within 12 weeks of the strain ... Sciences.
Novavax's VLP-based H5N1 pandemic flu
vaccine is currently in Phase
I/IIa clinical ... against H5N1 pandemic influenza, seasonal flu
and other viral
diseases. Novavax's particulate ...
Concentra Medical Centers Gears Up for Flu Season to Keep Area Workforce Healthy
... Midwest Hit with flu
CHICAGO, Nov. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Concentra ... in the Chicago area, has geared up for the flu
thousands of flu
vaccines to serve the area's workforce. Concentra ...
Health Experts and Families Encourage Annual Childhood Flu Vaccination to Reduce Flu-Related Illnesses and Deaths in Children
... Families Fighting flu
and CDC Partner to Declare November 27 "National
More Than 20,000 Children ... single best means of
protecting children from the flu
and preventing the spread of influenza,
which can ...
Childhood Influenza Immunization Coalition Encourages Vaccination Throughout the Influenza Season
... Control and Prevention (CDC), Families Fighting flu
Declare November 27 National Children's flu
BETHESDA, Md., Nov. 27 ... today, November 27, as the first ever
Vaccination Day." The National Foundation for ...
Nationwide Survey Reports that Mothers View Cleaning Homes and Toys as Essential to Preventing Colds & Flu
... awareness of how germs that cause
colds and flu
are spread. It then assessed their views as to ... exposure to those germs that can cause colds and flu
taking steps to minimize that threat and ... primarily mothers, view
the risk of colds and flu
and the steps they can take to minimize ...
State, Federal Officials Remind Health Care Workers, Other at-Risk Individuals to Get Annual Flu Shot
... than half of
health care workers get an annual flu
shot, prompting a reminder today from
the ... there is no
reason for anyone to skip getting a flu
shot," said Joanne Grossi, deputy
secretary for ... delays posed problems
for some people seeking flu
shots. That is not the case this year, as
Novavax Reports Third Quarter 2007 Financial Results and Progress with Vaccine Development Programs
... development activities, particularly with our two flu
programs. With the initiation of human ... in July. -- Advanced our trivalent seasonal flu
vaccine program into preclinical studies. ... Pre-clinical results for our trivalent seasonal flu
VLP vaccine candidate. -- Completion of ...
Actress and Mother Jennifer Garner Kicks Off American Lung Association's Faces of Influenza Awareness Campaign, Encouraging Families to Get Vaccinated Against Influenza
... of immunization. American Lung Association flu
Clinic Locator Now Available Online The American Lung Association continues to offer its online flu
Locator as a public service. By typing in ... sign up to receive seasonal
influenza news. The flu
Clinic Locator will remain active as long as ...
This Thanksgiving Give the Gift of Good Health - Remind Family and Friends to Get a Flu Shot.
... will provide the address, date, and times
shots at local clinics. The Web site also provides the latest news
on influenza and links to other flu
resources. For those who prefer to find
a ... are the single most effective way to prevent flu
encourages high-risk individuals to ...
Despite Serious Health Risks, One in Three Adults with Heart Disease Does Not Believe They Need a Flu Shot This Year
... heart disease patients (37%) do
not plan to get a flu
shot this year. In fact, only half (53%) received
shot last year, despite their serious medical ... (CDC),
vaccination is the best way to prevent the flu
and its severe
complications. In an effort to ...
Actress and Mother Jennifer Garner Joins American Lung Association to Encourage Americans to Get an Influenza Vaccination
... and others. American Lung Association flu
Clinic Locator Now Available Online The Lung Association continues to offer its online flu
as a public service. By typing in ... Locator will remain active as long as public flu
clinics are offered. About the ...
Flu Season Is Here -- Vaccinations Are Still Plentiful
... Maxim Health Systems Provides 25,000 flu
Shot Clinics Nationwide
COLUMBIA, Md., Oct. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- flu
vaccinations are available
at more than 25,000 nationwide flu
clinics hosted by Maxim Health Systems.
Concentra Offers Flu Vaccines to Keep America Working
... productivity. Concentra Medical Centers offers flu
shot to various businesses and
communities to ... fit, and safe -- especially during the flu
season. "Concentra is poised to meet the needs of people across the country by
shots when they need them, delivering the right ...
Influenza is Leading Cause of Vaccine-Preventable Deaths for Kids; Despite CDC Recommendations, Moms Still Don't Vaccinate
... Nurse Associations of America, Families Fighting flu
Clorox Company Team Up to Vaccinate ... Children in October to Make flu
Season Less Scary
WASHINGTON, Sept. 25 ... small
fraction of the children who need to get a flu
vaccination actually get
one, despite the CDC ...
CVS/pharmacy Offers Flu Vaccinations in Over 4,000 Stores
... online Store
Finder to locate a CVS/pharmacy flu
shot clinic in their area. "The annual flu
shot clinics at CVS/pharmacy are part of our ... "By offering
convenient locations for flu
vaccinations, we're providing ...
Study Confirms Limited Human-To-Human Spread of Avian-Flu Virus in Indonesia in 2006
... based their findings on a cluster of eight flu
within an extended family in northern ... up with statistical data. All but one of the flu
victims died, and
all had had sustained close ... crucial for transmission of this
strain. In an attempt to contain the spread of ...
GlaxoSmithKline Receives New HHS Order for H5N1 Bulk Antigen. First North American Clinical Trials with GSK's Candidate Pre-pandemic Flu Vaccine to Start.
... effectively respond to the global threat of a flu
pandemic and we are
pleased to be working with ... Vice President of Clinical Development for flu
GlaxoSmithKline said: "The goal of our North ... phenomenon that
allows new strains of seasonal flu
virus to circulate and cause disease
year after ...
Baxter Awarded Pandemic Advanced Supply Contract from the Department of Health
... to protect the UK population from the threat of a flu
said Kim Bush, president of Baxter's ... appeared
to be similar to that of seasonal flu
vaccines. Baxter recently completed
enrollment in ... continued public commitment to addressing avian flu
pandemic threats; and other risks ...
MJFF's Rapid Response Innovation Awards Hit Mid-2009 With Over $1 Million Funded in High-Risk/High-Reward Approaches to Parkinson's Disease
... outbreak of 1918, documenting Parkinson's disease following exposure to flu
virus. The researchers hypothesize that flu
can induce aspects of PD including cell loss, as well as to show how ...
Siemens Corporate Research Develops RAPID2 System for Fast Discovery of Discriminative Pathogen Signatures
... says Dr. Wittenberg. "In the event of a pandemic, such as the recent H1N1 flu
outbreak, our system would enable a rapid response with the development of ... system recently to quickly discover a DNA barcode for detecting the H1N1 flu
after they received the genomic sequences of the virus isolated from ...