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Vaccines Beyond 2012

Each year, approximately 1.7 million children die from a vaccine-preventable disease, and the vast majority …

Implementing the WHO PIP Framework – Industry’s Role & Outlook

In May 2011, the World Health Organization (WHO) adopted the Pandemic Influenza Preparedness (PIP) Framework …

Pregnant in Heels Covers Immunizations

BIO may not be on reality TV, but one of our favorite messages- the importance …

The Real Reason Why Salk Refused to Patent the Polio Vaccine

Editor’s Note: Despite the progress in polio and other diseases made possible by vaccines, today …

HIV/AIDS and Biotechnology

By David Welch, President/Senior Producer at M2 MultiMedia When the HIV/AIDS epidemic became widely known in …

World Pneumonia Day: November 12

November 12 marks World Pneumonia Day, a campaign to educate the public about this disease …

BIO Investor Forum Company Snapshot: Immune Design

In the third installment of the Investor Forum Company Snapshots, hear from Immune Design Corp. …

"Contagion" Portrays Our Vulnerability to a Global Pandemic

Earlier this month, the movie Contagion opened in theaters. With a star-studded cast including Matt …

CDC Hosts Briefing on Adolescent Vaccination Coverage

On August 25th the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) hosted a briefing on adolescent …

Institute of Medicine Releases Report on Adverse Effects of Vaccines: Evidence and Causality

On August 25th the Institute of Medicine (IOM) released a consensus report titled “Adverse Effects of …