News & Perspective

Nov 27, 2013

Nov 27, 2013
Bexsero meningococcal vaccine

CDC clears Princeton's meningococcal vaccine campaign

Princeton University will offer a vaccine that includes the outbreak strain starting Dec 9.

Nov 27, 2013

News Scan for Nov 27, 2013

Flu vaccine and hospitalizations
Tularemia cases hold steady
Lawmakers seek FSMA rules rewrite
Philippines immunizations

Nov 26, 2013

Nov 26, 2013

News Scan for Nov 26, 2013

WHO confirms 3 MERS cases
Pertussis protection gap
More polio cases in Syria

Nov 25, 2013

Nov 25, 2013
College students in a dorm

CDC urges vigilance over college meningitis outbreaks

The agency's alert follows meningitis outbreaks at two colleges involving a strain not found in the vaccine.

Nov 25, 2013

News Scan for Nov 25, 2013

DoD biodefense plant questioned
Hepatitis C drug approval
Pakistan polio abductions

Nov 19, 2013

Nov 19, 2013

News Scan for Nov 19, 2013

Dengue outbreak in Texas
Compounding-pharmacy bill
Princeton meningitis steps
World Toilet Day

Nov 18, 2013

Nov 18, 2013

News Scan for Nov 18, 2013

Indonesian H5N1 death
Mild flu season in New Zealand
Princeton meningitis response

Nov 15, 2013

Nov 15, 2013

News Scan for Nov 15, 2013

Slow rise for US flu
USDA food safety chief to leave
US hantavirus cases
Smallpox vaccine delivered
Japanese encephalitis vaccine
CDC's emergency management affirmed

Nov 14, 2013

Nov 14, 2013

Flu Scan for Nov 14, 2013

Low flu vaccine effectiveness
H5N1 cases in Cambodia
Human H6N1 case details
H7N9 vaccine trial
Cell-based flu vaccine

Nov 22, 2013

Nov 22, 2013
H5N1 under a microscope

FDA clears first adjuvanted H5N1 vaccine

The FDA approves the first adjuvanted H5N1 flu vaccine to aid in pandemic preparedness.


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