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Malaria vaccine candidate PAMVAC passes test in humans

Malaria vaccine candidate PAMVAC passes test in humans
January 18, 2019
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FDA approves Tdap vaccine Adacel for repeat vaccination

January 15, 2019
The FDA has approved the expanded use of Adacel for repeat vaccination to help protect against tetanus, diphtheria and pertussis, Sanofi Pasteur announced. Adacel is the…
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Almost 16% of pediatric transplant recipients hospitalized with vaccine-preventable diseases

January 15, 2019
Children receiving solid organ transplants — especially lung, heart, intestine and multivisceral transplants — are hospitalized with vaccine-preventable…
In the Journals

Severe flu in pregnant women linked to adverse infant outcomes

January 11, 2019
Recent study findings published in Birth Defects Research demonstrate that infants born to mothers with severe influenza requiring ICU care were at risk of several…
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Healthy Baby/Healthy Child

Measles in Children

Pediatric Annals, September 2018, Volume 47 Issue 9
Measles, which until recently had been a rare disease in the United States, is re-emerging in our communities due to a…
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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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VIDEO: Limited knowledge about Zika poses challenge in vaccine development

April 25, 2016
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