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Partial HPV vaccination linked to cervical intraepithelial neoplasia decreases

September 29, 2016

Partial HPV vaccination has resulted in population-level decreases in cervical intraepithelial neoplasia, according to research published in JAMA Oncology.

These data may be used to support increasing the cervical cancer screening age, according to the researchers.

In the Journals

Congenital Zika virus increases risk for sensorineural hearing loss

September 29, 2016
Children impacted by congenital Zika virus should be considered at an increased risk for hearing impairment and late-onset hearing loss, warranting regular follow-up…

IAVI, Selexis expand collaboration for development of HIV vaccines

September 29, 2016
Selexis SA announced it has expanded its collaboration with the International AIDS Vaccine Initiative to develop high-performance research cell banks for the…

Senate approves $1.1b in Zika funding as part of stopgap spending bill

September 28, 2016
The Senate on Wednesday passed a bill to keep the federal government running through Dec. 9, including $1.1 billion in long-awaited emergency funding for prevention and…
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Universal HAV vaccine protects children in Argentina up to 9 years

September 28, 2016
Children aged 1 year in Argentina experienced sustained immunologic protection up to 9 years after receiving a single-dose of a universal hepatitis A virus vaccine…
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Proper Immunization of the Adolescent Patient

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Prior to 2005, the tetanus and diphtheria toxoids (Td) booster was the sole vaccine routinely recommended for healthy…
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Chapter 36: Management of Acute and Chronic Pouchitis

From Ulcerative Colitis: The Complete Guide to Medical Management
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Discoveries from ASM Microbe: HIV

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