Antigenic and Genetic Characteristics of Zoonotic and Candidate Flu Viruses Developed for Vaccines

This summary provides a review on the zoonotic influenza virus activity and virus characterization, and describes the current status of the development of candidate vaccine viruses for pandemic preparedness purposes. Seasonal Flu SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your … Read more…

Scientists Create Important New Tool for Developing COVID-19 Treatments, Vaccines

Structural biologists at University of Virginia School of Medicine (Charlottesville, VA, USA) have developed a new tool to help biomedical… COVID-19 | HospiMedica International SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up … Read more…

Recommended composition of influenza virus vaccines for use in the 2018 southern hemisphere influenza season

Recommended composition of influenza virus vaccines for use in the 2018 southern hemisphere influenza season Seasonal Flu SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL … Read more…

EMA Fast-Tracks Development, Support and Approval of COVID-19 Medicines and Vaccines

The European Medicines Agency (Amsterdam, The Netherlands) has published an overview of how the agency will accelerate its regulatory procedures… COVID-19 | HospiMedica International SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up … Read more…

EMA Fast-Tracks Development, Support and Approval of COVID-19 Medicines and Vaccines

The European Medicines Agency (Amsterdam, The Netherlands) has published an overview of how the agency will accelerate its regulatory procedures… COVID-19 | HospiMedica International SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up … Read more…

Prevention and Control of Seasonal Influenza with Vaccines: Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices

This report updates the 2017-18 recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) regarding the use of seasonal influenza vaccines in the United States (MMWR Recomm Rep 2017;66[No. RR-2]). Routine annual influenza vaccination is recommended for all persons aged … Read more…

Study confirms that some flu vaccines cause a stronger immune response among older adults

A new CDC co-authored study published today in the journal Clinical Infectious Diseases offers more evidence that certain specially formulated flu vaccines may offer people 65 years and older better protection than standard-dose flu vaccines. Seasonal Flu SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: … Read more…

Interim Flu Vaccine Effectiveness Estimates for the 2019-20 Flu Season Show Flu Vaccines Providing Substantial Protection, Especially in Children

Today, CDC published new interim flu vaccine effectiveness (VE) estimates for the 2019-2020 flu season Seasonal Flu SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL … Read more…

A Proposal To Make It Harder For Kids To Skip Vaccines Gives Powerful Voices Pause

As California lawmakers attempt to tighten the rules on childhood vaccinations, they’re getting pushback from unexpected quarters: high-profile officials who support vaccines. In the past few weeks, Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom and the members of the Medical Board of California … Read more…