Sunday, 24 March 2019

Vaccines News

  • New chikungunya vaccine brings in hope!

    Vaccines |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 20 Dec, 2016

    Singapore: Bringing in much needed relief to millions of people suffering from chikungunya every year, researchers from The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston have revealed tha...Read more

  • GE Healthcare, Valneva delivers optimized cell culture medium for vaccine production

    Vaccines |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 02 Nov, 2016

    Singapore: GE Healthcare's Life Sciences business and Valneva SE, vaccine biotech company, are sharing the results of a successful collaboration to optimize virus productivity in Valneva's ...Read more

  • Bharat Biotech's Zika vaccine to enter phase-I trials

    Vaccines |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 10 Oct, 2016

    Singapore: Giving a further boost to Modi governemt's Make in India initiative, India's Bharat Biotech recently announced that the company has completed pre-clinical studies on its novel Zi...Read more

  • Zydus Cadila, Takeda to co-develop vaccine for chikungunya

    Vaccines |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 23 Sep, 2016

    Singapore: Japan's Takeda pharmaceuticals has joined hands with India-based Zydus Cadila in an aim to co-develop a vaccine for chikungunya. As per the terms the companies will jointly devel...Read more

  • Emirates SkyCargo launches facility for pharma logistics

    Vaccines |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 19 Sep, 2016

    Dubai: Emirates SkyCargo has launched Emirates SkyPharma, a facility designed and equipped to transport temperature sensitive pharmaceutical products at Dubai International airport. Emirat...Read more

  • Dengue vaccine now available in Mexico

    Vaccines |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 14 Sep, 2016

    Singapore: Dengvaxia, the dengue vaccine by Sanofi Pasteur, is now available in private healthcare clinics of Mexico for vaccination of individuals 9 to 45 years of age. "Dengue is a major...Read more

  • Sanofi gets Philippines nod for first dengue vaccine

    Vaccines |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 23 Dec, 2015

    Singapore: Sanofi Pasteur, the vaccines division of Sanofi, has recieved marketing approval in Philippines for its dengue vaccine, Dengvaxia. The Philippines' Food and Drug Administration ...Read more

  • Thai JE vaccine receives WHO nod

    Vaccines |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 14 Jan, 2015

    Singapore: The Government of Pharmaceutical Organization, Thailand, recently announced that the attenuated Japanese encephalitis vaccine has received approval from the World Health Organiza...Read more

  • Malaria vaccine may be available by October

    Vaccines |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 01 May, 2015

    Singapore: The world's first malaria vaccine may be available by October, as the vaccine candidate (RTS,S/AS01) is the first to reach phase III clinical testing and is partially effective a...Read more

  • Vaxxas' painless vaccine delivery tech fetches BioSpectrum award

    Vaccines |  Influencers | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 15 Mar, 2013

    Prof Mark Kendall, a scientist at the Australian Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology under University of Queensland, came up with the idea of nanopatch technology in 2003. The te...Read more

  • Thai vaccine institute: Our nation needs robust vaccine alliances

    Vaccines |  Influencers | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 20 Jun, 2013

    According to the WHO, Thailand has nearly 520,000 people (aged 5-to-49) living with HIV and AIDS and the country has the highest adult HIV prevalence in South East Asia region. Public healt...Read more

  • Chinese Ebola vaccine enters clinical trials

    Vaccines |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 19 Dec, 2014

    Singapore: According to a Chinese news agency, the country's regulators have approved a domestically developed experimental Ebola vaccine for clinical trials. The deadly Ebola outbreak swep...Read more

  • Sanofi begins dengue immunization program in South Brazil

    Vaccines |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 Jul, 2016

    Singapore: Sanofi Pasteur, the vaccines division of Sanofi, has launched the first public dengue immunization program in Parana, a densely populated state in South of Brazil. "The world fi...Read more

  • Driving public health impact with vaccines: the past, present and way forward

    Vaccines |  Opinion | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 31 May, 2016

    Living in a time of unprecedented medical interventions, it is difficult to fully appreciate the contribution vaccines have made to human health. In fact, the widespread adoption of vaccine...Read more

  • China launches nationwide inspection of vaccines

    Vaccines |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 27 Jul, 2016

    Singapore: Ahead of a huge recent vaccine scandal racket revealing China's vaccine black market in March this year, Chinese health authorities have now appointed a special investigation tea...Read more

  • Fake vaccine scandal jolts Indonesia

    Vaccines |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 01 Jul, 2016

    Singapore: Indonesian Children may have to go through the pain of vaccination again as there is a recent police discovery suggesting the distribution of fake vaccines across the country. As...Read more

  • Protein Sciences, UNIGEN to source Flublok Influenza Vaccine from Japan

    Vaccines |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 16 Feb, 2016

    Tokyo: North American pharmaceutical companies Protein Sciences Corporation and UMN Pharma Inc. have announced that Protein Sciences and UNIGEN Inc., a joint venture of UMN and IHI Corporat...Read more

  • Teva recalls amikacin sulfate injection

    Vaccines |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 14 Mar, 2016

    Singapore: Teva Pharmaceuticals has announced a voluntary recall of one lot of amikacin sulfate injection USP, 1 gram/4mL (250 mg/mL) vials due to the potential presence of particulate matt...Read more

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