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Biomarkers could predict AFM with more than 80% accuracy

Biomarkers could predict AFM with more than 80% accuracy
October 4, 2019

Read the Perspective from Matthew J. Elrick, MD, PhD


DRC to introduce second vaccine in Ebola outbreak

September 23, 2019
WHO confirmed that a second investigational Ebola vaccine will be introduced in the ongoing outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, or DRC, starting in…

A pregnant woman or newborn dies every 11 seconds, new estimate shows

September 19, 2019
An estimated 2.8 million pregnant women and newborns — approximately one every 11 seconds — die each year worldwide, mostly from preventable causes…

Q&A: Raising awareness of chronic granulomatous disease

September 10, 2019
Primary immunodeficiencies are a group of over 350 rare and chronic conditions in which genetic defects cause the immune system to function improperly. Chronic…
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CME Article

West Nile Virus

Pediatric Annals, July 2007, Volume 36 Issue 7
In the past 8 years, West Nile Virus (WNV) has surpassed all indigenous North American arboviruses to become the major…
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Ace the Case: A 5-Year-Old Girl Presents to the Office With Difficulty Walking

There is no commercial support for this activity.

This educational activity will utilize a case study to discuss the management of a 5-year-old girl with difficulty…
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Meeting News Coverage

VIDEO: Limited knowledge about Zika poses challenge in vaccine development

April 25, 2016
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