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Vaccine made with synthetic gene shows promise against pneumonia


February 22nd, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 22 (ANI): Scientists at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University have developed an experimental vaccine that appears to protect against an increasingly common and particularly deadly form of ... Read more...

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Experimental vaccine against Alzheimer’s disease created


October 9th, 2010 - 1:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 9 (ANI): Researchers have successfully created an experimental vaccine against the small protein that forms plaques in the brain and is believed to contribute to the development of Alzheimer's disease.Compared ... Read more...

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Genital herpes vaccine ineffective in women: Study


October 1st, 2010 - 3:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 1 (ANI): An experimental vaccine intended to protect women against genital herpes disease proved ineffective in a recent study.A total of 8,323 women aged 18-30 years participated in the ... Read more...

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Experimental vaccine protects monkeys from Ebola virus


May 22nd, 2010 - 12:27 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 22 (IANS) An experimental vaccine protects monkeys from not only the two of the deadliest Ebola virus species, but also against a newer Ebola variant BEBOV, identified in 2007. Ebola symptoms ... Read more...

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Experimental vaccine shows promise against chikungunya


March 5th, 2010 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 5 (ANI): Scientists have developed an experimental vaccine for chikungunya virus and successfully tested it in monkeys.The vaccine, developed by at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, ... Read more...

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Virus-like particle vaccine could offer protection against chikungunya virus


January 29th, 2010 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 29 (ANI): Using non-infectious virus-like particles (VLP), researchers at the National Institutes of Health have developed an experimental vaccine that could successfully protect macaques and mice against chikungunya virus.Chikungunya virus ... Read more...

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Soon, single shot to protect against rabies


September 19th, 2009 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 19 (ANI): A single shot of vaccine might soon be efficient enough to provide protection against rabies, say researchers.The team led by Dr James McGettigan, assistant professor of Microbiology and ... Read more...

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Delivering vaccine through the skin may prevent ear infections in future


May 22nd, 2009 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 22 (ANI): Scientists at the Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital in Columbus, Ohio, say that an experimental vaccine that can be delivered through the skin has shown some promise ... Read more...

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Scientists testing vaccine to prevent colon cancer


March 20th, 2009 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 20 (ANI): Researchers at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine have begun testing a vaccine to prevent colon cancer. If shown to be effective, it might spare patients the ... Read more...

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Why trial of HIV vaccine failed


November 6th, 2008 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 6 (ANI): A team of researchers says that the reason why the STEP trial of an experimental vaccine against AIDS failed could be partially because it made some peoples ... Read more...

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Tobacco plant may help treat cancer


July 23rd, 2008 - 11:01 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 23 (IANS) US scientists have used the tobacco plant to "grow" key components of a vaccine against lymphoma - a form of cancer. Researchers from Stanford University in California are ... Read more...

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Experimental chlamydia vaccine shows promising results in koalas


July 19th, 2008 - 4:20 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 19 (ANI): Aussie researchers say that an initial trial of an experimental vaccine designed to protect koalas from the infectious disease chlamydia has shown positive results.Eighteen female koalas were ... Read more...

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New vaccine reverses diabetes in mice


May 29th, 2008 - 12:41 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 29 (ANI): An experimental vaccine has prevented and reversed type 1 diabetes in animal models, researchers at the Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh have reported.Microspheres carrying targeted nucleic acid molecules ... Read more...

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Immune system gene boosts simian HIV vaccines protective effects


November 21st, 2007 - 1:47 pm ICT by admin
Washington, November 21 (ANI): Experiments on monkeys have shown that the effectiveness of DNA vaccines may be improved to fend off AIDS with the addition of specific agents that stimulate the immune ... Read more...

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