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Panel fails to push HPV vaccine for males  -  ‎Oct 27, 2009‎
Washington Post...from patients and doctors, the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices voted almost unanimously for "permissive" use of the Merck vaccine for boys. ...

Breast Cancer Vaccine Tests German Merck's $1 Billion Strategy  -  ‎Nov 3, 2009‎
BloombergMerck's vaccine should work the same way in breast cancer as it does in lung tumors, though it's uncertain whether the strength of the effect will be the ...

Merck will retain, perhaps add, jobs in Montco  -  ‎Nov 5, 2009‎
Philadelphia InquirerBut Clark, who lives in Bucks County, said Merck's vaccine plant in West Point and its research and development facilities in nearby Upper Gwynedd Township ...

Exploring the world of vaccine stocks  -  ‎Oct 28, 2009‎
Globe and MailAnd ironically, although the vaccine market is booming, Mr. Saftlas says Merck's vaccine business “has been slagging a little bit because of competition for ...

Are pregnant women receiving vaccine endangering their baby?  -  ‎Nov 3, 2009‎
Examiner.comIt has always been a principle of medicine that one should not vaccinate pregnant women, except in extreme cases, because the risk to the baby is just too ...

People will die after swine flu vaccine – but it's just coincidence  -  ‎Oct 31, 2009‎
Prison Planet.comI know the video IN LIES WE TRUST about Merck's vaccine production is older, but it's topical and should be front paged and it was just removed. ...

The Pros (and Not Many Cons) of Merck’s HPV Vaccine, According to ...  -  Dec 3, 2008
Xconomy,She has reason to be an enthusiast—she’s credited with playing a key role in the development of the Merck vaccine, through UW trials that date back to the

Merck Vaccine's Side Effects Uncommon: Study  -  Dec 2, 2008
CNBC,A first-of-its-kind study suggests that allergic reactions to the popular vaccine for cervical cancer are rare and can often be overcome.

World AIDS day marked by new vaccine progress  -  Dec 4, 2008
FierceVaccines,The failure of an experimental Merck vaccine in 2007 presented a major setback to scientists beavering away at new therapies for HIV/AIDS.

Shingles vaccine hard to get this year  -  Dec 10, 2008
MSNBCOMAHA, Neb. - Merck & Co. customers have had to wait months for shingles vaccine shipments through much of this year, but the drugmaker says production

Merck, Dynavax halt partnership over hepatitis B vaccine  -  Dec 22, 2008
SmartBrief,Dynavax Technologies has terminated its deal with Merck & Co. to develop and commercialize Heplisav, an investigational hepatitis B vaccine.

Dynavax Announces Termination of Partnership With Merck for ...  -  Dec 19, 2008
Centre Daily Times,BERKELEY, Calif. — Dynavax Technologies Corporation (Nasdaq:DVAX) today announced the termination of a global license and development collaboration

Geron's partner Merck initiates Phase I study of cancer vaccine  -  Dec 5, 2008
Pharmaceutical Business ReviewBy Staff Writer The trial will assess the safety, tolerability and immunogenicity of the vaccine candidate in patients with solid tumors,

MSD to launch drugs at India specific prices  -  Dec 4, 2008
Trading Markets (press release),New Delhi, Dec 04, 2008 (Asia Pulse Data Source via COMTEX) -- MRK | Quote | Chart | News | PowerRating -- MSD Pharmaceuticals, a wholly- owned subsidiary

HPV vaccine prevents genital warts in males  -  19 Nov 2008
Daily Times,For the first time, an expensive vaccine aimed at preventing cervical cancer in women has proven successful at preventing a disease in men, according to a

HIV Vaccine Failure Still Brings Insights  -  Nov 13, 2008
U.S. News & World Report,The failure of the Merck vaccine "profoundly affected the HIV-vaccine development field," Dr. Merlin L. Robb, of the US Military HIV Research Program,

Gardasil Vaccine Not Just For Girls, Helps Boys As Well  -  Nov 18, 2008
SmartAboutHealth,Washington (SmartAboutHealth) - A new study has found that the Merck and Co. vaccine Gardasil is not just for girls as it helps boys as well.

No Clear Answer On Why HIV Vaccine Candidates Did Not Lower Risk ...  -  Nov 15, 2008
Science Daily (press release)...from the immune responses elicited by the Merck vaccine candidate in this trial," said Susan Buchbinder, MD, San Francisco Department of Public Health.

HIV : HIV vaccine fails to give promising results  -  Nov 18, 2008
Entertainment and Showbiz!,...elicited by the Merck vaccine candidate in this trial,? The Lancet quoted Susan Buchbinder, MD, San Francisco Department of Public Health, as saying.

T Cell-based HIV Vaccine Candidate Demonstrates Positive Results  -  Nov 9, 2008
Science Daily (press release)Our data show that T-cell vaccines that elicit greater magnitude, breadth, and quality of immune responses as compared with the Merck vaccine can result in

How HIV Vaccine Might Have Increased Odds Of Infection  -  Nov 3, 2008
Science Daily (press release)Merck's vaccine may have made it to phase II trials because primates, used in the phase 1 trials, don't naturally come in contact with human adenoviruses,

Study Provide Insight into Merck HIV Vaccine Debacle  -  Nov 7, 2008,The Merck vaccine was the first of a new class of HIV vaccines to get to an advanced stage in human testing. It consisted of a modified form of a common

UPI NewsTrack Health and Science News  -  Nov 13, 2008
United Press International...and quality of immune responses as compared with the Merck vaccine can result in improved protection in the rhesus monkey model of AIDS," said Barouch.

Search for Aids cure shifts to prostitutes with immunity  -  Nov 18, 2008
Daily Nation,Then came the Merck vaccine, which failed after entering the most advanced stage of the clinical trials. But as these trials aborted, the active prostitutes

Adenovirus-based T-cell vaccine prevents AIDS in monkeys, offering ...  -  Nov 11, 2008
Aidsmap,At that stage no one anticipated that prior exposure to adenovirus-5 might be harmful for people exposed to the Merck vaccine, although Crucell founder Dr

T-cell HIV vax still promising  -  Nov 12, 2008
FierceVaccines,..."Our data show that T-cell vaccines that elicit greater magnitude, breadth and quality of immune responses as compared with the Merck vaccine can result in

Study Examines Why Merck Vaccine Candidate Might Have Increased ...  -  Nov 5, 2008
Medical News Today (press release),Trials of Merck's experimental HIV vaccine were halted in September 2007 because the drug might have increased the likelihood of contracting the virus

HIV vaccine trial shows promise, moves forward  -  Oct 24, 2008
Scientist Live,The Merck vaccine candidate and the MVA-based vaccine candidate tested in this trial are two different vaccines and are designed to work in different ways.

Gardasil -- a different way of looking at the reactions  -  Nov 14, 2008,By Cynthia A. Janak Merck in their infinite wisdom has decided to make some comments on their Prescribing Information that they give to the doctors.

Merck won't rule out expansion in Durham  -  Oct 24, 2008
Durham News,Merck executives dropped hints last week that the New Jersey drug maker's vaccine manufacturing plant in Durham has a good chance of attracting more jobs.

Vaccine Helps Reduce Rotavirus Hospitalizations In Kids  -  Oct 27, 2008
dBTechno,Both the Merck vaccine Rotateq and GlaxoSmithKline vaccine Rotarix are equally safe and both are approved by the FDA. Overall, the vaccines have been found

New female immigrants required to get cervical cancer vaccine  -  Oct 25, 2008
Food Consumer,By Sue Mueller Homeland Security Department has mandated that new female immigrants age 11 to 26 get Gardasil the HPV vaccine to prevent their cervical

Rotavirus Vaccine Helping Fight Contagious Disease In Kids  -  Oct 27, 2008
SmartAboutHealth,The vaccine from Merck is known as Rotateq, while a similar vaccine is Rotarix from GlaxoSmithKline. Both are considered equally safe and both are approved

The Hindu Business Line  -  Nov 5, 2008
Hindu Business Line,CHANDIGARH: Even as global financial slowdown is forcing companies to retrench jobs, MSD Pharmaceuticals-- a subsidiary of US-based Merck & Co on Wednesday

CDC Says Cervical Cancer Vaccine Is Safe  -  Oct 25, 2008
Chatter Shmatter,The CDC is stating that the cervical cancer vaccine Gardasil, which is manufactured by Merck is safe for girls to take. The vaccine has been proven to be

Gardasil seems to be beset with problems  -  Nov 3, 2008
Prince George Citizen,More complications with Merck, the pharmaceutical producers of the HPV vaccine Gardasil. Uncommon knowledge, tucked away on the New York Times webpage of

Doctor chooses Gardasil over Cervarix  -  Oct 24, 2008,LONDON (Reuters) - Even though the government chose Glaxo's Cervarix for its cervical cancer vaccine programme, many British doctors pick Merck's Gardasil

Merck Vaccine Gardasil Offers Protection Against Vaginal Cancer  -  Sep 15, 2008
TopNews,FDA has approved Merck and Co’s Gardasil, as a protection against rare vaginal and vulva cancer in young women between the age group of 9 – 26.

Was vaccine rushed to market?  -  Sep 3, 2008
Rutland Herald,When it occurs, cervical cancer is a dreadful disease; genital warts, partly prevented by the Merck vaccine, can be a painful nuisance.

Merck vaccine wins OK for vaginal cancer  -  Sep 12, 2008
Reuters India,WASHINGTON (Reuters) - US health regulators have approved Merck and Co's Gardasil vaccine to protect women against rare vaginal and vulvar cancers,

Merck Growth Outlook Flattening  -  Sep 23, 2008
Trading Markets (press release),Merck's vaccine business, propelled by Gardasil, and other products such as Januvia, have been the catalysts for revenue growth.

Risks of Cervical Cancer: The View From Merck  -  Aug 27, 2008
New York Times,Gardasil, Merck’s vaccine against the human papillomavirus, or HPV, has received nearly universal support from medical associations, regulatory bodies and

Gardasil Disappoints Merck As Blockbuster  -  Sep 18, 2008,The latest label expansion for the human papilomavirus (HPV) vaccine by the FDA occurred Monday, when Gardasil was approved for the prevention of two rare

Intercell announces initiation of further Phase II clinical trial ...  -  Aug 27, 2008
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Region's economy breaking records  -  Sep 4, 2008
Durham Herald Sun,...a cutting edge "cloud computing center" in Research Triangle Park, and a $300-million expansion at Merck's vaccine plant in the Treyburn Corporate Park.

Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Palm, Inc., Research in Motion Ltd ...  -  Sep 23, 2008
Earthtimes (press release),Merck's vaccine business, propelled by Gardasil, and other products such as Januvia, have been the catalysts for revenue growth.

Study shows higher rates of severe reactions to HPV vaccine  -  Sep 2, 2008
SmartBrief,Young Australian women who got Merck & Co.'s HPV vaccine Gardasil were five to 20 times more likely to have severe allergic reactions than women in

Ung thư cổ tử cung: những chiêu bài quảng bá vaccin  -  Sep 16, 2008
VN Media,Xin giới thiệu cùng bạn đ?c trích dịch bài viết có tựa đ? “Shots are popular, but fail to cure doubts? đăng trên t? International Herald Tribune tiết lộ

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