Infectious Diseases

Top Story

HPV drops 86% among teens 10 years after vaccine is introduced

HPV drops 86% among teens 10 years after vaccine is introduced
October 7, 2019

Read the Perspective from Linda Fu, MD, MS

Meeting NewsPerspective

Biomarkers could predict AFM with more than 80% accuracy

October 4, 2019
WASHINGTON — Researchers identified a biological signature of acute flaccid myelitis, or AFM, found in cerebrospinal fluid. The findings, presented at IDWeek…
FDA News

FDA accepts sNDA for Dificid in children with C. difficile

October 3, 2019
The FDA accepted a new drug application for the oral suspension formulation of Dificid, Merck’s macrolide antibiotic. At the same time, it accepted a supplemental…
Meeting NewsPerspective

Cell- and egg-based flu vaccines provide similar immunogenicity, surprising researchers

October 3, 2019
WASHINGTON — Cell- and egg-based quadrivalent inactivated influenza vaccines have comparable immunogenicity for children aged 4 years and older, according to…
More Headlines »
CME Article

Invasive Pneumococcal Disease and the Need for the New 13-Valent Pneumococcal Vaccine

Pediatric Annals, August 2010, Volume 39 Issue 8
Up to 1 million children, mostly in developing countries, die annually from infections caused by Streptococcus…
More »
CME ABIM MOC

Rapid Response From Singapore: Expanding Options in Influenza Management

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Genentech, Inc.

Rapid Response From Singapore: Expanding Options in Influenza Management
More »
Video
Meeting News Coverage

VIDEO: Flublok demonstrates superior efficacy over IIV

April 21, 2016
More »