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A Step in the Fight Against a Deadly Parasite

A STEP IN THE FIGHT AGAINST A DEADLY PARASITE

Scientists at Tufts devise a method to store the Cryptosporidium parasite, aiding vaccine research efforts In May, just before one...

HPV vaccine IS safe: Analysis finds no unexpected side effects

HPV VACCINE IS SAFE: ANALYSIS FINDS NO UNEXPECTED SIDE EFFECTS

Research by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in the US studied the reactions of more than 700,000 people who received...

 
 
 

GET RABIES VACCINE AND DOG LICENSE IN ONE PLACE

Pet dogs, cats, and ferrets age 3 months and older can receive their rabies vaccinations for one and three years, and dogs have an...

PAXVAX, INC.: SCIENTIST, PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT

PaxVax, Inc.: Company Description:PaxVax is a privately held global specialty vaccines company focused on the travel and endemic disease...

 
 
 
Dog Friendly Beaches in the Canary Islands

DOG FRIENDLY BEACHES IN THE CANARY ISLANDS

Bringing your dog to the Canary Islands for a short or long vacation is a good decision as the Canarian government opens more of its...

Hope for a cancer vaccine as scientists cure skin melanoma in 100% of mice in a trial

HOPE FOR A CANCER VACCINE AS SCIENTISTS CURE SKIN MELANOMA IN 100% OF MICE IN A TRIAL

Researchers at the Scripps Research Institute and the University of Texas injected mice with an immunotherapy drug and a chemical called...

 
 
 
Passengers on 4 Southwest flights may have been infected with measles - here's what the highly contagious virus does to your body

PASSENGERS ON 4 SOUTHWEST FLIGHTS MAY HAVE BEEN INFECTED WITH MEASLES - HERE'S WHAT THE HIGHLY CONTAGIOUS VIRUS DOES TO YOUR BODY

Justin Sullivan / Getty Images Passengers on four Southwest Airlines flights in Texas may have been exposed to measles . The airline...

New Vaccine Therapy Offers Hope to Treat Cancer

NEW VACCINE THERAPY OFFERS HOPE TO TREAT CANCER

New cancer vaccine combined with diprovocim molecule shows positive results in cancer treatment, finds a new mice study.

 
 
 
All Kids Should Get Flu Vaccine ASAP, Doctors Say

ALL KIDS SHOULD GET FLU VACCINE ASAP, DOCTORS SAY

Pediatricians should offer flu vaccine injections to all children 6 months and older as soon as it becomes available, preferably by...

A CONCEPTUAL MODEL FOR OPTIMIZING VACCINE COVERAGE TO REDUCE VECTOR-BORNE INFECTIONS IN THE PRESENCE OF ANTIBODY-DEPENDENT ENHANCEMENT

Many vector-borne diseases co-circulate, as the viruses from the same family are also transmitted by the same vector species. For example,...

 
 
 

REPRESENTING VACCINE MISINFORMATION USING ONTOLOGIES

In this paper, we discuss the design and development of a formal ontology to describe misinformation about vaccines. Vaccine misinformation...

IAmScience Gilberto Perez

IAMSCIENCE GILBERTO PEREZ

By Erica Overfelt | Bond LSC Research is like a puzzle, and figuring out how the pieces fit together is Gilberto Perez's favorite part...

 
 
 
A Vaccine for Acne Might Be Coming Very Soon

A VACCINE FOR ACNE MIGHT BE COMING VERY SOON

What do hepatitis B, measles and meningitis have in common? They're all currently vaccine-preventable diseases. Since the inception...

Feral Friends Network Profile: Nadia Sbeih Helps Cats Around the World

FERAL FRIENDS NETWORK PROFILE: NADIA SBEIH HELPS CATS AROUND THE WORLD

Living on a multinational military camp in Egypt, foreign service officer Nadia Sbeih was on a mission-but not the kind of operation...

 
 
 
New Vaccine Can Help Treat Acne

NEW VACCINE CAN HELP TREAT ACNE

Is your skin more prone to acne? Are you worried about how to get rid of acne? Do not worry, new vaccine potential vaccine may soon...

First Case Of Dog Flu Confirmed In Massachusetts

FIRST CASE OF DOG FLU CONFIRMED IN MASSACHUSETTS

Massachusetts has confirmed it's first case of dog flu this year, and veterinarians are encouraging owners to get their pups vaccinated....

 
 
 
Bio Roundup: EpiPen Shortage, Bluebird's Bet, Biotech IPOs & More

BIO ROUNDUP: EPIPEN SHORTAGE, BLUEBIRD'S BET, BIOTECH IPOS & MORE

It's back-to-school season and that means it's time to load up on school supplies. For many students and schools, one crucial item...

Russian trolls and Twitter bots are driving the global anti-vaxxer movement online, study reveals

RUSSIAN TROLLS AND TWITTER BOTS ARE DRIVING THE GLOBAL ANTI-VAXXER MOVEMENT ONLINE, STUDY REVEALS

Vaccination rates are falling, measles rates are surging and arguments about the shots rage on social media, thanks to Twitter bots...

 
 
 
Hope for a universal flu vaccine as scientists invent lifetime jab

HOPE FOR A UNIVERSAL FLU VACCINE AS SCIENTISTS INVENT LIFETIME JAB

Experts at the University of Pennsylvania have created a new jab which they say could protect against multiple strains of the flu virus...

Holidaymakers urged to check vaccination status as cases of measles soar

HOLIDAYMAKERS URGED TO CHECK VACCINATION STATUS AS CASES OF MEASLES SOAR

The World Health Organisation warned the number of cases of the highly infectious disease in Europe during 2018 have already outstripped...