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with Kelly Cawcutt, MD, MS

with Kelly Cawcutt, MD, MS
Infectious Disease News, April 2019

Seqirus makes plans to transition to cell-based flu vaccine

April 23, 2019
Seqirus announced plans manufacture its influenza vaccine for the 2019-2020 season using an exclusively cell-based production process for the first time. Russell
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‘Significant’ proportion of health care workers, patients shed flu virus before symptoms appear

April 20, 2019
Researchers tracking influenza transmission at a tertiary care hospital in Switzerland found that a “significant” proportion of patients and health care…
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Insurance type impacts how adults are vaccinated

April 18, 2019
BALTIMORE — The type of insurance coverage that an adult has impacts how they are vaccinated, according to research presented at the National Foundation for…
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Implications of Emerging Antiviral Agents for Influenza: Assessing the Evidence

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

The administration of influenza vaccines has remained the most effective way to prevent seasonal influenza. However…
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Opioid epidemic the ‘public health issue of our time,’ CDC’s Redfield says

April 4, 2019
BALTIMORE — CDC Director Robert R. Redfield, MD, recounted an incident he witnessed riding the train to work 1…
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VIDEO: Vaccine significantly reduces risk for influenza-related death in children

June 5, 2017
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