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$30 million federal grant supports universal flu vaccine research

$30 million federal grant supports universal flu vaccine research
May 7, 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
FDA News

FDA committee OKs new H3N2 component for US flu vaccine

March 22, 2019
The FDA’s Vaccines and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee, or VRBPAC, voted unanimously today to approve a new H3N2 component for next season’s…
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What is the value of the pediatric ID specialty?

Infectious Diseases in Children, March 2019
Infectious Diseases in Children asked Janet R. Gilsdorf, MD, DSc (Hon), FPIDS, a past president of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society and the Robert P. Kelch
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Healthy Baby/Healthy Child

The Role of the General Practitioner in Evaluation and Treatment of Girls with Menstrual-Related Complaints

Pediatric Annals, May 2019, Volume 48 Issue 5
A common scenario a pediatrician or general practitioner may encounter in the care of adolescent girls is menstrual…
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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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VIDEO: H7N9 a ‘virus of greatest concern’

October 18, 2017
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