- Washington PostMay 19 12:06 PM
Storage area where vials were found in July had been previously inspected by NIH safety staff.
- LiveScience.com via Yahoo! NewsApr 30 12:56 PM
A lab worker in Boston became infected with a virus similar to smallpox after he accidentally stuck himself with a needle that was contaminated with the virus, according to a new report of the case. In November 2013, the 27-year-old lab worker was preforming an experiment that required him to inject mice with the vaccinia virus — which is the virus in the smallpox vaccine.
- MoneyWeekMay 14 12:08 AM
Taking hold of poor eight-year-old James Phipps, British physician Edward Jenner performed his first vaccination against smallpox, on this day in 1796. The post 14 May 1796: Edward Jenner performs his first vaccination was first published on MoneyWeek .
Bavarian Nordic Announces Positive Results from Two Pivotal Clinical Studies of IMVAMUNE® Smallpox VaccineGlobeNewswire via Yahoo! FinanceMay 12 10:33 PM
Completion of first Phase 3 study to support a Biologics License Application for liquid-frozen IMVAMUNE Completion of clinical development to support stockpiling of the next-generation freeze-dried version ...
- Reuters via Yahoo! NewsMay 26 07:27 AM
By Sabina Zawadzki COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - Bavarian Nordic is hot property after striking two big vaccine deals but the small Danish company is not for sale, despite a wave of consolidation in the healthcare industry, its chief told Reuters. Best known before for selling smallpox vaccine to governments worried about biosecurity, Bavarian's share price has tripled after signing deals with ...
- Pharmaceutical Business ReviewMay 14 04:09 AM
Danish biopharmaceutical firm Bavarian Nordic has reported positive results from the first of two pivotal Phase III trials of the liquid-frozen formulation of Imvamune smallpox vaccine.
- The Mckeesport Daily NewsMay 19 07:18 PM
WASHINGTON — The cold storage room where vials of smallpox were discovered last summer in cardboard boxes at the National Institutes of Health had been ...
- ForbesApr 30 02:57 AM
First we wiped out smallpox in North and South America. Then we rid the Americas of polio. Now, for the third time, the Americas are the first region in the world to eliminate yet another disease through vaccines: rubella. After 15 years of a widespread vaccination campaign with the MMR (measles-mumps-rubella)
- The Observer-DispatchApr 29 05:15 PM
New York state will end its AIDS epidemic by 2020, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Wednesday, vowing to add the virus to the list of largely vanquished killers such as polio and smallpox.
- Seeking AlphaMay 13 06:50 AM
The first of two pivotal Phase 3 studies of the liquid-frozen formulation of Imvamune supporting a Biologics License Application (BLA) to the FDA met its primary endpoint of demonstrating equivalent antibody responses across three lots of product.
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