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WSU Researcher Files For Patent On Chlamydia Vaccine

A Wayne State University School of Medicine researcher has developed a potential first-ever vaccine for Chlamydia, the world’s most prevalent sexually transmitted disease and the leading cause of new cases of blindness.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/19/2011

Flu vaccines (AP, file)

It’s Not Too Late For A Flu Shot

If you think flu season is over in Michigan, think again.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/07/2011

Flu vaccines (AP, file)

Flu May Have Killed 2 In Genesee County

Genesee County Health Department officials say two people have died this year from apparent flu-related illnesses.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/25/2011

Courtesy Michigan State University

MSU Researchers On Mission To Eradicate Polio

Using a $384,000 World Health Organization grant, researchers will design a health communication plan urging people in Nigeria to get the polio vaccine.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/26/2010

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NanoBio Gets $6M Gates Grant For Nasal RSV Vaccine

Ann Arbor-based NanoBio Corporation announced Tuesday that it has received a $6 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to support development of an intranasal vaccine for Respiratory Syncytial Virus.

11/30/2010

Supreme Court Hears Case About Vaccine Side Effects

Parents who say their daughter allegedly suffered serious health problems from a childhood vaccine are trying to persuade the Supreme Court to allow them to sue the manufacturer.

10/12/2010

Expert Warns Of Complacency After Swine Flu Fizzle

A leading virus expert urged health authorities around the world Sunday to stay vigilant even though the recent swine flu pandemic was less deadly than expected, warning that bird flu could spark the next global […]

09/05/2010

Vaccine Sales Still Growing

Global sales of vaccines grew by a healthy 16 percent last year, when sales shot up to $22.1 billion, healthcare market research publisher Kalorama Information reported Friday.

08/13/2010

UM, China Partner To Fight Vaccine-Preventable Disease

The University of Michigan School of Public Health and China will partner under a new grant to characterize the epidemiology of vaccine preventable diseases in China and improve control efforts there. The National Institutes of […]

08/11/2010

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