Cholera

Cholera is an acute, diarrheal illness caused by infection of the intestine with the bacterium Vibrio cholerae. The infection is often mild or without symptoms, but sometimes it can be severe.

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The impact of the infant gut microbiome on vaccine efficacy

The impact of the infant gut microbiome on vaccine efficacy

Researchers develop new technique to keep drinking water safe at refugee settlements

Researchers develop new technique to keep drinking water safe at refugee settlements

Discovery of bacteria-killing toxin could pave the way for new generation of antibiotics

Discovery of bacteria-killing toxin could pave the way for new generation of antibiotics

The brain and fat communicate directly

The brain and fat communicate directly

Oncolytic viruses boost the immune capacity to effectively target and destroy cancer cells

Oncolytic viruses boost the immune capacity to effectively target and destroy cancer cells

Resistance to recognizing airborne transmission of SARS-CoV-2 may be rooted in historical error

Resistance to recognizing airborne transmission of SARS-CoV-2 may be rooted in historical error

IVI successfully completes the '2022 Introductory Course for Biologics Development and Manufacturing'

IVI successfully completes the '2022 Introductory Course for Biologics Development and Manufacturing'

Nasal spray highly effective against HIV and SARS-CoV-2 in animal models

Nasal spray highly effective against HIV and SARS-CoV-2 in animal models

Researchers investigate the feasibility of modifying cholera toxin for targeted delivery to specific organelles

Researchers investigate the feasibility of modifying cholera toxin for targeted delivery to specific organelles

Cholera variants need to be monitored closely to prevent outbreaks, scientists urge

Cholera variants need to be monitored closely to prevent outbreaks, scientists urge

Gut-lung axis: Using commensal bacteria to reinforce mucosal immunity

Gut-lung axis: Using commensal bacteria to reinforce mucosal immunity

DNA may act as nutritional source for E. coli

DNA may act as nutritional source for E. coli

New study discloses the reason behind the disappearance of highly infectious cholera variant

New study discloses the reason behind the disappearance of highly infectious cholera variant

Researchers discover new family of sensing genes in enteric bacteria using AI

Researchers discover new family of sensing genes in enteric bacteria using AI

Review addresses the need for innovative adjuvant approaches and delivery strategies for the advancement of new mucosal vaccines

Review addresses the need for innovative adjuvant approaches and delivery strategies for the advancement of new mucosal vaccines

IVI and partners to provide two doses of oral vaccine to 100,000 people at risk of cholera in Ethiopia

IVI and partners to provide two doses of oral vaccine to 100,000 people at risk of cholera in Ethiopia

SK bioscience's typhoid vaccine licensed for export by Korean Ministry of Food and Drug Safety

SK bioscience's typhoid vaccine licensed for export by Korean Ministry of Food and Drug Safety

World Immunization Week 2022: Gavi, The Vaccine Alliance on the equitable and sustainable use of vaccines

World Immunization Week 2022: Gavi, The Vaccine Alliance on the equitable and sustainable use of vaccines

World Immunization Week 2022: Striving for a Long Life for All with the International Vaccine Institute

World Immunization Week 2022: Striving for a Long Life for All with the International Vaccine Institute

Impact of COVID-19 pandemic on vaccination campaigns for diseases preventable by vaccine

Impact of COVID-19 pandemic on vaccination campaigns for diseases preventable by vaccine