Tag: "leishmaniasis" at biology news
OneWorld Health drug receives 'Orphan' designation from U.S. and European regulatory agencies
...Products (EMEA), for paromomycin to treat visceral leishmaniasis
(VL). VL, also known as kala azar ("black fever")...largest-ever Phase III clinical trial for visceral leishmaniasis
was completed in November 2004 by OneWorld Health in collaboration with the Special Programme for Re...
Visceral Leishmaniasis: Successful Vaccine Trial In Dogs
...re promising for efforts to reduce transmission of leishmaniasis
to humans. They also point to new lines of investigation for elaborating a possible human vaccine. An integrated research project, involving several IRD groups (2), has just been set up in India, to work on this. It should lead to an assessment of th...
Potential vaccine developed for deadly leishmaniasis disease
...y the bite of infected female sand flies, visceral leishmaniasis
infects about 500,000 people annually, with the ma..., the world’s largest scientific society. Several leishmaniasis
candidate vaccines are in various stages of development. Seeberger’s group, however, reported develo...