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Aeron Hurt is a Senior Scientist at the WHO Collaborating Centre for Reference and Research on Influenza, VIDRL based at the Peter Doherty Institute, Parkville, Melbourne. Aeron is also an honorary Principal Fellow at the University of …
Pregnant women who get the flu, or a flu vaccine, are not increasing their baby's risk for an autism spectrum disorder (ASD), a new study suggests. Researchers analyzed data on 196,929 children born from 2000 through 2010 in the …
The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency has cleared the adjuvanted trivalent influenza vaccine Fluad for use in people aged 65 years or older. Fluad, which is manufactured by CSL company Seqirus, has been available in …
Researchers at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry have developed two new vaccines for dog flu, a common illness in man’s best friend. These inoculations wouldn’t just protect our pets, say the researchers; they …
Subjects who received a conventional flu vaccine shed viruses for more than four days. Those who received the new vaccine shed 1,000 times fewer viruses than other volunteers. The new vaccine is made from a live flu virus that was …
That's record time for a new vaccine — only a little more than five ... whose immune systems are not as robust. Why is NPR still referring to this influenza as "swine flu" when the USDA wants it to be referred to as H1N1? — Several …
Boston Children’s Hospital announced last week that it will be offering a new flu vaccine this year, called a quadrivalent vaccine, that will help prevent all kinds of flu strains. Scientists are currently aware of four different types of the flu
The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new flu vaccine for adults that is not egg-based, although it hasn't yet been tested on people with egg allergies. The manufacturing process for the vaccine, called Flucelvax, is similar to the …