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Study confirms poor ability of tests to predict active TB infection

September 20, 2018
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Refugee children in Germany at risk for invasive pneumococcal disease

September 19, 2018
Refugee children residing in Germany are significantly more likely to develop invasive pneumococcal disease than German-born children, according to research published in…

WHO: TB burden not shrinking fast enough

September 18, 2018
Tuberculosis remains the top infectious disease killer in the world, killing more than 4,000 people daily. According to a new WHO report, the global TB burden is…
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Study finds vaccine pipeline grossly underfunded

September 18, 2018
Global spending on research into “game-changing” products like vaccines for hepatitis C virus, HIV, malaria and tuberculosis is underfunded by as much as…
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Teaming Up to Increase HPV Immunization Rates: Rapid Response from SAHM 2018 Annual Meeting

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Merck & Co., Inc.

Human papillomavirus (HPV) infection is the most common sexually transmitted infection in the United States, as well as…
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FDA approves GamaSTAN for HAV, measles exposure

September 6, 2018
The FDA has approved a new formulation of Grifols’ GamaSTAN immune globulin for hepatitis A virus and measles…
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VIDEO: Time the shingles vaccination appropriately

August 12, 2017
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