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FDA and MHRA to cooperate efforts to address manufacturing concerns related Chiron's influenza vaccine

FDA and MHRA to cooperate efforts to address manufacturing concerns related Chiron's influenza vaccine

Influenza expert is beginning a three-year direct comparison of flu shots versus nasal spray flu vaccine

Influenza expert is beginning a three-year direct comparison of flu shots versus nasal spray flu vaccine

CDC and Aventis Pasteur plan to allocate influenza vaccine

CDC and Aventis Pasteur plan to allocate influenza vaccine

New study offers rare glimpse of how the smallpox virus attacks its victims

New study offers rare glimpse of how the smallpox virus attacks its victims

Study finds new vaccine against pneumococcal has minor adverse effects but continued surveillance is warranted

Study finds new vaccine against pneumococcal has minor adverse effects but continued surveillance is warranted

A change in the national polio vaccination policy has led to the elimination of vaccine-associated paralytic poliomyelitis

A change in the national polio vaccination policy has led to the elimination of vaccine-associated paralytic poliomyelitis

Health care providers need to work together to ensure that high-risk individuals get the flu shot

Health care providers need to work together to ensure that high-risk individuals get the flu shot

Results do not suggest widespread anthrax antibiotic abuse in the aftermath of the 2001 terrorist attacks

Results do not suggest widespread anthrax antibiotic abuse in the aftermath of the 2001 terrorist attacks

Pharmacists respond to unprecedented demand for the flu vaccine in the wake of the current shortage

Pharmacists respond to unprecedented demand for the flu vaccine in the wake of the current shortage

HHS awards contracts totaling more than $232 million to fund development of new vaccines against smallpox, plague and tularemia

HHS awards contracts totaling more than $232 million to fund development of new vaccines against smallpox, plague and tularemia

Flu vaccine shortage highlights need to accelerate the approval of affordable generic biopharmaceuticals and vaccines

Flu vaccine shortage highlights need to accelerate the approval of affordable generic biopharmaceuticals and vaccines

Global under-five death rate far below targets agreed to by world leaders

Global under-five death rate far below targets agreed to by world leaders

Discovery of a central memory form of helper T cells that can offer immunity to leishmaniasis

Discovery of a central memory form of helper T cells that can offer immunity to leishmaniasis

Britain's Chief Medical Officer has announced new measures to tackle and eliminate tuberculosis in Britain

Britain's Chief Medical Officer has announced new measures to tackle and eliminate tuberculosis in Britain

Indiana health officials are appealing to health care providers to limit use of this year’s diminished supply of flu vaccine

Indiana health officials are appealing to health care providers to limit use of this year’s diminished supply of flu vaccine

Influenza is a contagious disease caused by an RNA virus of the orthomyxoviridae family

Influenza is a contagious disease caused by an RNA virus of the orthomyxoviridae family

Expert says it is unlikely bird flu will reach Canada

Expert says it is unlikely bird flu will reach Canada

Ireland's Department of Health has resolved outstanding concerns over the availability of flu vaccines

Ireland's Department of Health has resolved outstanding concerns over the availability of flu vaccines

Testosterone may help men recover from a stroke

Testosterone may help men recover from a stroke

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services responds to loss of Chiron flu vaccine

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services responds to loss of Chiron flu vaccine