Tag: Vaccines

Delhi Experiences Big Shortage of Rabies Vaccines

Decreased supply of anti-rabies vaccines (ARVs) in Delhi causes outbreak of the disease. The Delhi government is reporting an “acute shortage” of rabies vaccines in its government-run hospitals. Ho...

The Global Vaccines Market Is Set to Grow by 6,5% a Year Through 2027

The global vaccines market is expected to reach US$ 64,538.4 Mn in 2027 from US$ 36,998.8 in 2018. The market is estimated to grow with a CAGR of 6.5% from 2019-2027. The major driving factors are ...

Launching of Russian Vaccines in Latin America

MECHNIKOV Institute, created as part of the Russian and Nicaraguan project in Managua, has begun production of commercial batches of influenza vaccine MECHNIKOV Institute has launched the productio...

Ph. Eur. Approved New Guide on Monographs on Vaccines and Immunosera

At its 162nd session, the European Pharmacopoeia Commission (Ph. Eur.) approved a new edition of the Guide to the Preparation and Use of Monographs on Vaccines and Immunosera for Human Use. The docume...

Sanofi Plans Fly Supply of Flu Vaccine to UK after Brexit

Drugs company Sanofi has plans to fly supplies of flu vaccine into the UK if other transport routes are disrupted after the country leaves the EU. Hugo Fry, the managing director of its UK arm, tol...

How Effective Manufacture of Vaccines in Russia

In Minpromtorg of Russia, a workshop on technology solutions for effective manufacture of vaccines is taking place. Equipment vendors, process engineers, developers of novel bioproducts as well as reg...

WHO Released New Influenza Straregy

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WHO released a Global Influenza Strategy for 2019-2030 aimed at protecting people in all countries from the threat of influenza. The goal of the strategy is to prevent seasonal influenza, control the ...

China to Ensure Vaccines Safety

China will strengthen management and supervision of vaccines to ensure their safety, the country's top drug regulator said Monday. Chinese lawmakers have finished their first reading of a draft law...

Facebook to Fight against Vaccine Misinformation

Facebook announced this week that it’s going to reduce the reach of anti-vaccine content on the world’s largest social network. Such content will no longer be allowed to be promoted through recommenda...

FDA Expanded Use of Tetanus, Diphtheria, Pertussis Vaccines

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved the expanded use of Adacel® (Tetanus Toxoid, Reduced Diphtheria Toxoid and Acellular Pertussis (Tdap) Vaccine Adsorbed) to include repeat vaccination...

Univercells Launches its Own Bioproduction System for Vaccines

The automated NevoLine bioproduction system that facilitates safer, faster and closed bioprocessing in a much smaller footprint. Univercells has launched its proprietary NevoLine bioproduction syst...

Researchers published the study on fractional-dose yellow fever vaccination

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Researchers from Leiden University Medical Center studied 10 year data on a subgroup of patients from the trial to evaluate whether fractional-dose vaccination conferred long-term immunity.

Hong Kong stops vaccination service because of Sanofi-Aventis’ vaccines

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Hong Kong's Department of Health as informed by Sanofi-Aventis, that it has decided to take a precautionary measure to suspend the supply of a batch of quadrivalent seasonal influenza vaccines.

EMA reviewed the tetravalent vaccine for prevention of dengue

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The European Medicines Agency's Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) has recommended granting a marketing authorisation for Dengvaxia (dengue tetravalent vaccine).

WHO expresses concern over measles outbreak in Europe

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WHO is working closely with Member States currently facing outbreaks to implement response measures, including enhanced routine and supplemental immunization.

Russia may start using own quadrivalent influenza vaccine from 2019

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The Head of Rospotrebnadzor noted that by September 1, about 50% of the required volume of vaccines would be delivered to the regions of the Russian Federation.